Etymology

1. financial

adjective. ['fəˈnænʃəl, fɪˈnænʃəl, ˌfaɪˈnænʃəl'] involving financial matters.

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • finance (English)
  • finaunce (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Financial Gain

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  • legerdemain
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  • mcswain
  • explain
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  • aquitaine
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  • sustain
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  • retrain
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Example sentences of the word financial-gain


1. Noun Phrase
The expectation of financial gain is accompanied by the risk of failure.

2. gain

verb. ['ˈgeɪn'] obtain.

Synonyms

  • draw
  • derive
  • obtain

Antonyms

  • opening
  • retreat
  • gladden
  • move in

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. gain

verb. ['ˈgeɪn'] win something through one's efforts.

Synonyms

  • win
  • get
  • acquire

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • push
  • raise
  • pull

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. gain

verb. ['ˈgeɪn'] derive a benefit from.

Synonyms

  • capitalize
  • profiteer
  • net
  • cash in on
  • clear
  • pyramid
  • capitalise
  • profit
  • get
  • benefit
  • sack up
  • take advantage
  • acquire

Antonyms

  • back
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. gain

verb. ['ˈgeɪn'] reach a destination, either real or abstract.

Synonyms

  • scale
  • surmount
  • summit
  • ground
  • access
  • arrive at
  • peak
  • find
  • locomote
  • get at
  • culminate
  • top
  • move
  • bottom out
  • hit
  • go
  • run aground
  • catch up
  • breast
  • reach
  • attain
  • make
  • get through
  • come through
  • travel

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • top out
  • enter
  • hop out

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. gain

noun. ['ˈgeɪn'] a quantity that is added.

Synonyms

  • increase
  • indefinite quantity
  • accretion

Antonyms

  • linger
  • recede
  • ride
  • follow

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. gain

noun. ['ˈgeɪn'] the advantageous quality of being beneficial.

Synonyms

  • profitableness
  • advantage
  • profit
  • gainfulness
  • profitability
  • lucrativeness
  • vantage

Antonyms

  • disadvantage
  • unprofitableness
  • figure
  • log out

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. gain

verb. ['ˈgeɪn'] obtain advantages, such as points, etc..

Synonyms

  • tally
  • score
  • rack up
  • steal
  • pull ahead
  • advance
  • hit
  • win
  • get ahead
  • make headway

Antonyms

  • bottom
  • low
  • rush
  • converge

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. gain

verb. ['ˈgeɪn'] rise in rate or price.

Synonyms

  • mount
  • climb
  • rise
  • advance

Antonyms

  • begin
  • foot
  • worst
  • side

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. gain

noun. ['ˈgeɪn'] the amount of increase in signal power or voltage or current expressed as the ratio of output to input.

Synonyms

  • loop gain
  • increase
  • amplification

Antonyms

  • fall
  • take office
  • disconnect
  • unfasten

Etymology

  • gain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gayn (Middle English (1100-1500))
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