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1. earnings

noun. ['ˈɝːnɪŋz'] the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses).

Synonyms

  • filthy lucre
  • windfall profit
  • income
  • profit
  • portion
  • net
  • part
  • gross profit
  • gross profit margin
  • percentage
  • share
  • earning per share
  • margin
  • markup
  • net income
  • profits
  • cleanup
  • accumulation
  • killing
  • quick buck
  • dividend
  • fast buck
  • lucre

Antonyms

  • break even
  • lose
  • unprofitability
  • disadvantage

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Words that Rhyme with Earnings

  • burnings

Example sentences of the word earnings


1. Noun, plural
When you are unsure of exact amounts, it is best to overestimate your earnings than to underestimate.

Quotes containing the word earnings


1. Scientists used to do an experiment whereby a dog’s repeated reward for performing a task was unaccountably replaced by punishment. The dog, knowing it would be penalized for doing well or doing badly, would become melancholic and inactive. This and other unforeseeable results were funded by taxing up to sixty percent of people’s earnings. People became strangely melancholic and inactive
- Steve Aylett

2. earnings

noun. ['ˈɝːnɪŋz'] something that remunerates.

Synonyms

  • pay
  • living wage
  • combat pay
  • take-home pay
  • found
  • half-pay
  • minimum wage
  • salary
  • sick pay
  • strike pay
  • merit pay
  • paysheet
  • payroll
  • pay envelope
  • pay packet
  • double time
  • regular payment
  • remuneration

Antonyms

  • good fortune
  • bad luck
  • misfortune
  • good luck
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