Predicate: profiteer

Roleset id: profiteer.01 , take excessive profits, be a pirate, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

profiteer.01: PROFITEER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'profiteer' based on wsj; nominal 'profiteering' based on BOLT-6. No Verbnet entry. (from profiteer.01-v) PROFITEERING-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from profiteering.01-n)


profiteer (v.)
profiteering (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: pirate

Example: the one example

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        ``Let's not forget this is the same company that *trace* has been profiteering with this drug for 2 1/2 years,'' Mr. Weiss added.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: profiteering
        Argm-mnr: with this drug
        Argm-tmp: for 2 1/2 years

Example: nominal rel: profiteering

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Old man Mao Yushi says that the money made from usury is " the best use of money " , says that opportunistic profiteering creates wealth and is n't exploitation , his argument undoubtedly appears to be so ridiculously childish and self - deceptive !

        Argm-mnr: opportunistic
        Rel: profiteering