in the black

Definition

Profitable. opposite of in the red.

Use in the black in a sentence

You should always be making every decision based on what you think will be able to keep you in the black.

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When making an investment, it's best to go with a company in the black as it means it's turning a profit.

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It's great new for everyone that the company is back in the black this year after sales increased in the last quarter.

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