profit[ prof-it ]SEE DEFINITION OF profit
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PROFIT
Barry must die; but what shall I profit by killing him if I kill this woman also?
For God's sake let us profit by this advantage, and increase our distance from the enemy.
That which sternly impels us in the direction of profit, along the line of desire.
We felt, dimly, as if we had had a "warning," and did not yet know how to profit by it.
The profit of the master is the great end of the slave's existence.
The world is a stage, and life is a farce, and he that laughs most has most profit of the performance.
You must now study, and profit by, all that lies beyond it, like a practical man.'
You shall have an action for false imprisonment, and make a profit of this, yet.
Also we have taken to growing indigo, which is a fine commodity for profit.
Whether he were in the humour to profit by it, mattered not a jot.
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