disprofit

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

disprofit (third-person singular simple present disprofits, present participle disprofiting, simple past and past participle disprofited)

  1. (obsolete) To be, or to cause to be, without profit or benefit
    • (Can we date this quote?) Goold Brown, The Grammar of English Grammars[1]:
      Adjectives signifying profit or disprofit, likeness or unlikeness govern the dative."

Noun[edit]

disprofit

  1. Loss; damage.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Foxe to this entry?)