- a loss-making company does not make a profitThesaurus: not providing profitsynonym
* * *ˈloss-making [loss-making] adjective(of a company or business) not making a profit; losing moneyExample Bank:
Support for loss-making state enterprises was a drain on the budget.
The publisher sold its loss-making magazine business.
The whole operation is thought to be loss-making.
There are plans to restructure loss-making state-owned enterprises.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.