Another word for gain

Noun

amplification, gain - the amount of increase in signal power or voltage or current expressed as the ratio of output to input

gain - the amount by which the revenue of a business exceeds its cost of operating

gain, profit - the advantageous quality of being beneficial

addition, gain, increase - a quantity that is added

Example:- there was an addition to property taxes this year

Verb

acquire, gain, win - win something through one's efforts

Example:- I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese

advance, gain - rise in rate or price

Example:- The stock market gained 24 points today

arrive at, attain, gain, hit, make, reach - reach a destination, either real or abstract

Example:- We hit Detroit by noon

advance, gain, gain ground, get ahead, make headway, pull ahead, win - obtain advantages, such as points, etc.

Example:- The home team was gaining ground

derive, gain - obtain

Example:- derive pleasure from one's garden

gain, gather - increase or develop

Example:- the peace movement gained momentum

gain, put on - increase (one's body weight)

Example:- She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising

bring in, clear, earn, gain, make, pull in, realise, realize, take in - earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages

Example:- How much do you make a month in your new job?

benefit, gain, profit - derive a benefit from

Example:- She profited from his vast experience

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Source : WordNet