revenue has definitions from the fields of business,government
[ noun ] (business) the entire amount of income before any deductions are made


receipts gross

Used in print

(Kenneth Allsop, The Bootleggers and Their Era...)

The revenue from O_'_Banion 's Cicero territory went_up still higher , until the yield was more_than the Torrio-Capone takings from the far bigger trade area of Chicago 's South and West_Sides .

(87th Congress, 1st Session. Congressional Record....)

The causes of the decline of the commuter railroads are many and complex - high taxes , losses of revenue to Government subsidized highway and air carriers , to name but two .

The New_York_Central notes : `` The freight traffic most susceptible to raiding by the C. +_O._-_B. +_O. provides the backbone of Central 's revenues .

These revenues make it possible to provide essential freight and passenger service over the entire New_York_Central system as_well_as the New_York area commuter and terminal freight services .

If these services are to be maintained , the New_York_Central must have the revenues to make them possible '' .

Related terms

income box_office gate gross

[ noun ] (government) government income due to taxation