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Definition 1: the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses) - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for lucre in the sense of this definition

(lucre is a kind of ...) the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time

(... is a kind of lucre ) (finance) profits that are not paid out as dividends but are added to the capital base of the corporation

(... is a kind of lucre ) the amount added to the cost to determine the asking price

(... is a kind of lucre ) (finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold

(... is a kind of lucre ) shameful profit

"he would sell his soul for filthy lucre"

(... is a kind of lucre ) quick or easy earnings

"they are traders out to make a fast buck"

(... is a kind of lucre ) a very large profit

(... is a kind of lucre ) profit that occurs unexpectedly as a consequence of some event not controlled by those who profit from it

(... is a kind of lucre ) the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock

(... is a kind of lucre ) that part of the earnings of a corporation that is distributed to its shareholders; usually paid quarterly

(lucre is a part of ...) assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group

"he wanted his share in cash"

Definition 2: informal terms for money - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for lucre in the sense of this definition

(lucre is a kind of ...) the most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender

"we tried to collect the money he owed us"

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