Adjective "Profited" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Profited


    Definition:

    1. Often, profits. pecuniary gain resulting from the employment of capital in any transaction.Compare gross profit, net profit. the ratio of such pecuniary gain to the amount of capital invested. returns, proceeds, or revenue, as from property or investments.

    2. the monetary surplus left to a producer or employer after deducting wages, rent, cost of raw materials, etc.: The company works on a small margin of profit.

    3. advantage; benefit; gain. verb (used without object)

    Origin:
    profit

    Examples:

    "nicelies can be profited."

    "handsomelies can be profited."