plough sth back in/plough sth back into sth

plough sth back in/plough sth back into sth
UK US plough sth back in/plough sth back into sth
Phrasal Verb with plough({{}}UK (US plow) /plaʊ/ verb
to spend the money that a business has earned on improving that business: »

Profits are being ploughed back into the company to allow expansion.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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