net income


the excess of revenues and gains of a business over expenses and losses during a given period of time.

Nearby words

  1. net asset value,
  2. net assets,
  3. net blotch,
  4. net book agreement,
  5. net domestic product,
  6. net meter,
  7. net national product,
  8. net neutrality,
  9. net present value,
  10. net profit

Origin of net income

First recorded in 1760–70 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019