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English Meaning(s) for 利

noun
  1. advantage; benefit; profit; interest

Definition and Synonyms for 利

Plus a useful or valuable quality
Synonyms: プラス, ベネフィット, アドバンテージ, 冥利, , , 効用, 効能, 甲斐,
Vantage the quality of having a superior or more favorable position
Synonyms: アドバンテージ,
Profit the advantageous quality of being beneficial
Synonyms: ゲイン, プラス, プロフィット, 便益, , 妙味, , , 得る, 得分, 有益,
Gain the amount by which the revenue of a business exceeds its cost of operating
Synonyms: ゲイン, プラス, プロフィット, 儲け, 儲ける, , 利得, 利潤, 利益, 得分, , 益金
Profit the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
Synonyms: プラス, プロフィット, 儲け, 儲ける, , 利得, 利潤, 利益, 収益, 得分, 所得, 益金, 純利, 純利益, 純益

Meanings for each kanji in 利

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Categories 利 is a member of

Quality an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
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Plus a useful or valuable quality
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Vantage the quality of having a superior or more favorable position
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Income the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time
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Sum a quantity of money
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Sample Sentences for 利

The Hikari runs at a speed of 200 kilometres an hour.
Right, I said, shivering at this recital as a man would who gets hysterical while taking a shower if a bit of soap stings his eye.
His house is somewhere about here.
The lake is deepest around here.
Traffic is heavy around here.

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