Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who profits.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • In order to fully profiter from the short story writing class, we'll need to get our work done, illico!

    French Word-A-Day:

  • Whether you improved your French with audio CD's, a tutor, or by participating in an intensive program -- we would love to hear and "profiter" from your ideas.

    Best Tips for Learning French - French Word-A-Day

  • Whether you improved your French with audio CD's, a tutor, or by participating in an intensive program--we would love to hear and "profiter" from your ideas.

    Best Tips for Learning French - French Word-A-Day

  • It made sense on paper and underlies claims today that the government has been a net profiter from its bailout activities.

    The Bailout Isn't Working

  • Thankfully, I've begun to grasp a few astuces* along the way: to dig when the earth is soft, for example, after a rainstorm, and to profiter* from a light pluie.

    garden, gardening

  • Je te souhaite d'en profiter un maximum et d'en prendre plein les yeux, de faire de belles rencontres et découvrir des paysages magnifiques.

    October 5th, 2008

  • Thank you for using the comments box so that we might all profiter.

    French Word-A-Day:

  • This is nothing to do with coffee, but having now lived in fabulous france for five wonderful months, the local expression I love is "on doit profiter de chaque jour" ... or "we should make the most of each day"

    tetu - French Word-A-Day

  • Etant desormais descendu a 59k (je fais 176cm) et ne ressemblant a rien d'autre qu'un sac d'os je me suis dit que j'allais pouvoir quand meme profiter de fringues sympa que j'aimais bien ... mais Japonais donc qui ne m'allaient pas!

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • J'ai moins de mal a me connecter sur internet c temps ci alors je vais pitete en profiter pour mettre quelques videos de jasp '!

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

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