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The clever crooks managed to rack up $2 million in profits over a year, Ares said.

Twenty-five more for-profits are on well on their way to doing the same thing.

“Profits” were returned to early investors with monies from newer victims.

But they were not making enough profits, as the rate of growth had slowed as Brazil invested in the welfare of its own people.

But investing in the people of Brazil meant that there were less profits for international investors.

The prizes were plate, and the profits were to be expended in repairing the havens of the kingdom.

Now is the time to build for the future, and to avoid paying too much attention to immediate profits.

There were infinite possibilities for "the greaser" to pocket a goodly share of the profits, and "cover up his tracks."

But that prize must be deducted from the profits of the performance, objected the practical Nellie Agnew.

Should the undertaking yield profits, Uville shall also be credited for 2000 dollars for the value of the model.


On this page you'll find 46 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to profits, such as: affluence, assets, backing, bankroll, belongings, and bread.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.