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prof·it·a·ble

 (prŏf′ĭ-tə-bəl)
adj.
Yielding profit; advantageous: an investment that was barely profitable.

prof′it·a·bil′i·ty, prof′it·a·ble·ness n.
prof′it·a·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.profitably - in a productive way; "they worked together productively for two years"
fruitlessly, unproductively, unprofitably - in an unproductive manner
Translations
بِصورَةٍ مُرْبِحَه
s prospěchem
indbringende
jövedelmezõen
meî hagnaîi; gagnlega
kâr ilekazançla

profitably

[ˈprɒfɪtəblɪ] ADV (Comm) [run] → de forma rentable, obteniendo beneficios; [sell] → con ganancia (fig) (= beneficially) → provechosamente

profitably

[ˈprɒfɪtəbli] adv
to trade profitably → enregistrer des bénéfices
(= usefully) → utilement
to spend one's time profitably → occuper son temps utilementprofit and loss account ncompte m de profits et pertesprofit centre profit center (US) ncentre m de profit

profitably

adv (Comm) sell, tradegewinn- or profitbringend, Gewinn or Profit bringend, rentabel, profitabel; (fig: = beneficially) → nützlich, vorteilhaft; you could profitably spend a couple of hours reading a bookes käme dir sehr zugute, wenn du ein paar Stunden mit Lesen verbringen würdest; there was little I could profitably do sitting at my deskvon meinem Schreibtisch aus konnte ich nur wenig Sinnvolles or Nützliches tun

profitably

[ˈprɒfɪtəblɪ] adv (Comm) → con profitto (fig) → vantaggiosamente; (spend time) → utilmente

profit

(ˈprofit) noun
1. money which is gained in business etc, eg from selling something for more than one paid for it. I made a profit of $8,000 on my house; He sold it at a huge profit.
2. advantage; benefit. A great deal of profit can be had from travelling abroad.
verbpast tense, past participle ˈprofited
(with from or by) to gain profit(s) from. The business profited from its exports; He profited by his opponent's mistakes.
ˈprofitable adjective
(negative unprofitable) giving profit. The deal was quite profitable; a profitable experience.
ˈprofitably adverb
References in classic literature ?
His posture--flat upon his back, with his hands crossed upon his stomach and tied with something that he easily broke without profitably altering the situation--the strict confinement of his entire person, the black darkness and profound silence, made a body of evidence impossible to controvert and he accepted it without cavil.
Also a few pages might have been given up profitably to the consideration of the indigenous flora and fauna of Kukuanaland.
I do not know of any novels that a young endeavorer in fiction could more profitably read than his for their large and simple method, their trust of the reader's intelligence, their sympathy with life.
While thus profitably employed I heard the east door of the living-room open and someone enter.
The leave of absence which you have asked for the purpose of enabling you to carry into execution your designs of exploring the country to the Rocky Mountains, and beyond with a view of assertaining the nature and character of the various tribes of Indians inhabiting those regions; the trade which might be profitably carried on with them, the quality of the soil, the productions, the minerals, the natural history, the climate, the Geography, and Topography, as well as Geology of the various parts of the Country within the limits of the Territories belonging to the United States, between our frontier, and the Pacific; has been duly considered, and submitted to the War Department, for approval, and has been sanctioned.
After a day thus profitably spent, they recrossed the river, but landed on the northern shore several miles above the anchoring ground of the Tonquin, in the neighborhood of Chinooks, and visited the village of that tribe.
Gilbert had ambitions, she knew, and Ruby Gillis did not seem the sort of person with whom such could be profitably discussed.
You can't profitably caricature people's faces any longer--never mind
Wherefore, if the Reverend Frank had had to read the words that troubled some of his brethren, and profitably touched innumerable hearts, in a worse case than Johnny's, he would have done so out of the pity and humility of his soul.
It seemed so unfair--why, he had been feeling so well, his business had been going on so profitably, there was something so substantial to the jog of his life, there seemed to be something of the eternal about it.