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English definition of “lucrative”

lucrative

adjective
 
 
/ˈluːkrətɪv/
earning or producing a lot of money: He gave up a lucrative career as a lawyer to look after his kids. The contest for this potentially lucrative market has been intense.extremely/highly/very lucrative This business is highly lucrative. a lucrative business/contract/deal
lucratively /ˈluːkrətɪvli/ US   /-ṱɪv-/ adverb
(Definition of lucrative from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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