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profiteer

Synonyms of profiteer in English:

verb

  • the companies are thus removed from the common temptation to profiteer
    overcharge, racketeer, make an excessive/illegal profit
    informal make a fast/quick buck, make a quick killing
  • noun

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  • letters in the paper denounced capitalist profiteers
    in Japan yakuza
    informal bloodsucker
    Australian informal urger
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