Lucrative



[loo-kruh-tiv] /ˈlu krə tɪv/

adjective
1.
profitable; moneymaking; remunerative:
a lucrative business.
/ˈluːkrətɪv/
adjective
1.
producing a profit; profitable; remunerative
adj.

early 15c., from Old French lucratif “profitable” and directly from Latin lucrativus “gainful, profitable,” from lucratus, past participle of lucrari “to gain,” from lucrum “gain, profit” (see lucre). Related: Lucratively; lucrativeness.

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