WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
for-prof•it (fər prof′it),USA pronunciation adj.
- (of a business or institution) initiated or operated for the purpose of making a profit:for-profit hospitals.
'for-profit' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):
allowance - capitalism - carrier - cheat - commercial - commercialize - compete - creamy - diploma mill - dognap - economic - exploit - exploitation - farm out - fisherman - foray - fraud - free enterprise - long - make - mark-up - merchant - misrepresent - not-for-profit - pothunter - profit motive - proprietary - racket - racketeer - rig - short - venture