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English definition of “lucrative”

lucrative

adjective uk   /ˈluː.krə.tɪv/ us    /-t̬ɪv/
C2 (especially of a business, job, or activity) producing a lot of money: The merger proved to be very lucrative for both companies.Profits and losses
lucratively
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Profits and losses
lucrativeness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Profits and losses
(Definition of lucrative from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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