bottom line definition

  • noun:
    • The range in a financial declaration that presents net gain or reduction.
    • The final result or statement; upshot: "The bottom line, however, is that he has escaped” ( David Wise).
    • The main or important point: "loads sometimes happens between now and December, but the base line—for now—is that the city remains proceeding toward standard” ( ny).
    • The final balance; the money or revenue left after every little thing has been tallied.
    • The summary or outcome; the most crucial information; the upshot; the net-net.
    • the final range in an audit; the line that presents profit or loss
    • the definitive point

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