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synonyms for unprofitably

  • at a loss
  • bankrupt
  • behindhand
  • delinquent
  • in arrears
  • in debt
  • in dire straits
  • in hock
  • in the hole
  • insolvent
  • losing money
  • nonpaying
  • to the bad

antonyms for unprofitably

MOST RELEVANT
  • in the black
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How to use unprofitably in a sentence

Books, like conversation, rarely give us any precise ideas: nothing is so common as to read and converse unprofitably.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The time passed in hunting and gathering treasure, not unprofitably and, as they had plenty to eat, not unpleasantly.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
We shall soon really believe Mr. James J. Hill when he says that “every dollar unprofitably spent is a crime against posterity.”
THE WOMEN OF TOMORROWWILLIAM HARD
On what are called pets, such as lapdogs and parrots, much warm, kind feeling is often unprofitably bestowed.
THE IRISH PENNY JOURNAL, NO. 2, VOL. I, JULY 11, 1840VARIOUS
The new generation of honourable members might not unprofitably turn their attention to Pope.
OBITER DICTAAUGUSTINE BIRRELL
If my studies at Paris had been confined to the study of the world, three or four months would not have been unprofitably spent.
MEMOIRS OF MY LIFE AND WRITINGSEDWARD GIBBON
Christmas day passed by there gloomily, and the new year commenced unprofitably.
KATHAY: A CRUISE IN THE CHINA SEASW. HASTINGS MACAULAY
It was dark when she came out with Mr. and Miss Briggerland, and she felt that the afternoon had not been unprofitably spent.
THE ANGEL OF TERROREDGAR WALLACE
I have no wish to discuss a subject on which we should only disagree unprofitably.'
NEW GRUB STREETGEORGE GISSING
The Princeps and his coadjutors may perhaps be not unprofitably regarded as the heads of a great Educational Department.
THE OXFORD BOOK OF LATIN VERSEVARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNPROFITABLY

  • at a loss
  • bankrupt
  • behindhand
  • delinquent
  • in arrears
  • in debt
  • in dire straits
  • in hock
  • in the hole
  • insolvent
  • losing money
  • nonpaying
  • to the bad
  • unprofitably
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.