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English definition of “lucrative”


adjective     /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     /-li/ adverb Profits and losses lucrativeness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Profits and losses
(Definition of lucrative adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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