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Definition of "profit-maximising" []

  • Making the profit as great as possible (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "profit-maximising" in a sentence
  • "Prison governors warn that expanding the private sector's role in the custodial system will create a profit-maximising culture that favours incarceration and cutbacks to rehabilitation."
  • "Its ethical, fair treatment of its customers could power its growth beyond that of its profit-maximising competitors."
  • "The fact they did not has to do with the ownership structure of the co-operative model, which is spread among the customers rather than in the hands of profit-maximising private investors."
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