from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Yielding profit; advantageous.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Useful; advantageous; yielding or bringing profit or gain; gainful; lucrative: as, a profitable trade; profitable business.
  • Synonyms Remunerative, productive, beneficial.

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

  • adjective Yielding or bringing profit or gain; gainful; lucrative; useful; helpful; advantageous; beneficial

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

  • adjective Producing a profit.

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

  • adjective yielding material gain or profit


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