NounRevenue (plural Revenues)
- The income returned by an investment
- The total income received from a given source
- All income generated for some political entity's treasury by taxation and other means
- (accounting) The total sales; turnover.
- (accounting) The net revenue, net sales.
Adjectives for Revenue
confiscated; royal; overflowing; advertising; surplus; princely; accruing; requisite; gross; expected; present.
Verbs for Revenue
acquire—; apportion—; bear—; boost (colloq.)—; claim—; derive—; dissipate—; draw—; expend—; forfeit—; gain—; increase—; invest—; possess—; produce—; promise—; seek—; spend—; untie—; yield —; —accrues; —dribbles in.
avails, box office, commissions, credit, credits, disposable income, dividend, dividends, earned income, earnings, gain, gains, gate, gate receipts, get, gross, gross income, gross receipts, income, intake, interest, make, net, net income, net receipts, output, proceeds, produce, profit, profits, receipt, receipts, receivables, returns, royalties, salary, take, take-in, takings, unearned income, wages, yield
Recorded in English from 1433, "income from property or possessions", from Middle French revenue < from Old French "a return" (modern French 'revenu'), the prop. feminine past participle of revenir "come back" (=modern French) from Latin revenire "to return, come back", itself from re- "back" + venire "to come"
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Revenue f. (plural Revenues)
- Feminine singular past participle of revenir
From the verb revenir