gains

The word “gains” has 1 syllable: gains.

It's pronounced as /ɡeɪnz/.


What is synonym and antonym for gains?

In the thesaurus, “gains” has 38 synonyms and 24 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for gains along with examples of usage in sentences.


Synonyms for gains

Antonyms for gains

  • ails
  • charge
  • collapses
  • comes down
  • cost
  • debt
  • declines
  • decreases
  • deteriorates
  • deters
  • diminishes
  • discourages
  • dissuades
  • expenditures
  • expenses
  • fades
  • fails
  • forfeits
  • gives
  • loses
  • loss
  • misses
  • outlay
  • weakens

Meanings of gains

  • noun
    1. The act of gaining; acquisition.
    2. What is gained.
    3. The factor by which a signal is multiplied.
    4. A square or bevelled notch cut out of a girder, binding joist, or other timber which supports a floor beam, so as to receive the end of the floor beam.
  • verb
    1. To acquire possession of.
    2. To have or receive advantage or profit; to acquire gain; to grow rich; to advance in interest, health, or happiness; to make progress.
    3. To come off winner or victor in; to be successful in; to obtain by competition.
    4. To increase.
    5. To be more likely to catch or overtake an individual.
    6. To reach.
    7. To draw into any interest or party; to win to one's side; to conciliate.
    8. To put on weight.
    9. (of a clock or watch) To run fast.

Example Sentences

  • Regular exercise leads to noticeable gains in physical strength.
  • The stock market experienced significant gains after a positive economic report.
  • Through consistent studying, she made impressive academic gains.
  • The team celebrated their hard-earned performance gains in the competition.
  • Implementing efficient processes resulted in substantial productivity gains for the company.

On this page you'll find 62 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to gains, such as: accelerates, accumulates, achieves, ails, attains, brings, cash.

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bags

  • achieves
  • attains
  • bulges
  • bulk
  • catches
  • chunk
  • earns
  • equipment
  • extent
  • gains
  • garners
  • gear
  • gets
  • grabs
  • lands
  • leaves
  • load
  • lot
  • luggage
  • makes
  • measure
  • number
  • paraphernalia
  • pokes
  • pouches
  • protrudes
  • purses
  • reaps
  • sacks
  • scores
  • snatches
  • stands out
  • supply
  • ton
  • traps
  • volume
  • wins

earns

garners

  • accumulates
  • amass
  • amasses
  • assembles
  • collects
  • earns
  • gains
  • gathers
  • gets
  • makes
  • obtains
  • pick up
  • reap
  • reaps
  • wins

had it in for

  • deceive
  • discriminate against
  • dupe
  • exploit
  • hated
  • persecute
  • pick on
  • prey on
  • sting

haggles

  • accommodations
  • bargain
  • bargains
  • barter
  • compromises
  • concessions
  • deals
  • dicker
  • negotiates
  • negotiations
  • quibble
  • squabble
  • wrangle

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