earnings

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earnings(
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nihngz
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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (money obtained through work or investment)
a. los ingresos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(personal)
More than half of my earnings are spent on rent.Más de la mitad de mis ingresos van para la renta.
b. las ganancias
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of a company)
Earnings are up by two percent this quarter.Las ganancias han subido en un dos por ciento este trimestre.
c. los beneficios
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of a company)
The company questions whether it will be able to retain its earnings growth with a stronger dollar.La empresa cuestiona si podrá sostener el crecimiento de beneficios con un dólar más fuerte.
d. las utilidades
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of a company)
Lower than expected earnings in the quarterly report knocked share prices down by five points.Utilidades inferiores a lo esperado en el informe trimestral hicieron tumbar el precio de las acciones en cinco puntos.
earning
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (finance)
a. adquisitivo
Martin's promotion to manager will considerably increase his earning power.El ascenso de Martín a gerente incrementará considerablemente su poder adquisitivo.
b. de rentabiliad
The company's high dividend yield is one indication of its earning potential.El alto rendimiento de los dividendos de la empresa es una indicación de su potencial de rentabilidad.
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earnings
[ˈɜːnɪŋz]
plural noun
1. ingresos mpl (of person); beneficios (mpl) ganancias (f pl) (of company)
  • earnings related proporcional a los ingresos (pensions, benefits)
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earning [ˈɜːnɪŋ]
earnings (n) (wages) sueldo (m); salario (m); (income) ingresos (m); (profits) ganancias (f); beneficios (m)
average earnings rose two percent last year los ingresos medios aumentaron un dos por ciento el año pasado
modifier
earning potential (n) potencial (m) de rentabilidad
earning power (n) poder (m) adquisitivo
earnings related benefit (n) prestación (f) calculada según los ingresos
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