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English definition of “profit from sth”

profit from sth

phrasal verb with profit     /ˈprɒf.ɪt/ US  /ˈprɑː.fɪt/ verb
to earn money from something: A lot of companies will profit from the fall in interest rates.Earning money and money earnedProfits and losses to achieve an advantage from something: I profited enormously from working with her.Advantage and disadvantage
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