profiter etymology

French word profiter comes from French profit (Profit, benefit.), French -er (Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.)

Detailed word origin of profiter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
profit French (fra) Profit, benefit.
-er French (fra) Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.
profiter French (fra) (intransitive) to be profitable or beneficial (+ à). (intransitive) to take advantage, make the most (+ de). (intransitive, colloquial) to thrive, do well; (of clothes) wear well, soak up (sun, atmosphere).

Words with the same origin as profiter

Descendants of -er
avaler calmer collier dégueulasse dépenser embrasser filmer fonction garder habiller journée nuit partager placer raisonnable regard risque règlement régler réglé suicider tarder taré tester