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Spanish translation of “profit”

profit

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
provecho
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
(Definition of profit from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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