Definition of non-profit adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌnɒn ˈprɒfɪt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌnɑːn ˈprɑːfɪt//
(British English also non-profit-making)
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(of an organization) without the aim of making a profit an independent non-profit organization The centre is run on a non-profit basis. The charity is non-profit-making.Extra examples The Arthritis Foundation is a non-profit organization which helps sufferers. The legal framework for charities and the wider non-profit sector is under review. The research foundation is the non-profit arm of a big investment group. working for an environmental non-profit