Translation of "profit" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈprɒf·ɪt/ us /ˈprɑ·fɪt/

money that you get from selling something for more than it cost you to buy or produce

beneficio(s), ganancia(s)
a profit of $4.5 million
It’s very hard for a new business to make a profit in its first year.

(Translation of “profit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈprofit/

money which is gained in business etc from selling something for more than one paid for it

lucro, beneficio, ganancia
I made a profit of $8,000 on my house
He sold it at a huge profit.

advantage; benefit

A great deal of profit can be had from travelling abroad.
profitable adjective

(opposite unprofitable) giving profit

provechoso, ventajoso; lucrativo, rentable
The deal was quite profitable
a profitable experience.
profitably adverb

provechosamente; lucrativamente, con rentabilidad

(Translation of “profit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)