What does the word lucrative mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Lucratively.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Highly profitable.

Usage examples for lucrative

  1. His situation at Wilicza must have been a lucrative one, for so far as I know Frank had no fortune when he came here." – Under a Charm, Vol. II. (of III) A Novel by E. Werner
  2. His article bears this repellent heading: Is it true that English and American financiers negotiated during the war in order to secure lucrative concessions from the Bolsheviki? – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon
  3. He had been out of public life since his retirement from the lower house of Congress in 1848. Since then he had been a country lawyer with a not very lucrative practice, but a very popular story- teller. – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
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