Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Yielding suitable recompense; profitable.
  • adj. Serving to remunerate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Offering compensation, usually financial; rewarding.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Affording remuneration.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Affording remuneration; yielding a sufficient return: as, a remunerative occupation.
  • Exercised in rewarding; remuneratory.
  • Synonyms Profitable, paying.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. producing a sizeable profit
  • adj. for which money is paid

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From remunerate (Wiktionary)

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