plough back - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyplough back
he/she/itploughs back
present participleploughing back
past tenseploughed back
past participleploughed back
  1. to put any profits made by a business back into it in order to make it more successful

    All the money we raise is ploughed back into our work.

See also main entry: plough