Definition of "income" [in•come]

  • (noun) The amount of money or its equivalent received during a period of time in exchange for labor or services, from the sale of goods or property, or as profit from financial investments.
  • (noun) The act of coming in; entrance.

Use "income" in a sentence

  • "• Filing status• Dependents• Total income• Deductions• CreditsDon't jump to file an amended return if you've discovered a small mistake on your 1040, such as forgetting to include the interest income credited to your checking account."
  • "Excluding AFMC and cellulosic biofuel tax credits, early debt retirement costs and restructuring expenses, adjusted net income was $20.3 million, or $0.50 per share versus second quarter fiscal 2010 adjusted net income* of $8.8 million, or $0.22 per share."
  • "Financial Results net income $12.0 million represents an 84. 3% increase over 2008 adjusted net income*, with EPS of $0.28 -- interCLICK Announces Record Results and Accelerated Growth"

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