from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act or process of accumulating money or acquiring wealth.
  • Lucrative; profitable: as, a money-making business.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act or process of making money; the acquisition and accumulation of wealth.
  • adjective Affording profitable returns; lucrative. Opposite of unprofitable.
  • adjective Successful in gaining money, and devoted to that aim.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun the acquisition of money
  • adjective that acquires money

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

  • noun the act of making money (and accumulating wealth)
  • adjective producing a sizeable profit
  • adjective profit oriented


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