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Meaning of GAINFUL

Pronunciation:  'geynful

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  yielding a fair profit
 

GAINFUL is a 7 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: paid, paying, profitable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Gain"ful\, a.
Profitable; advantageous; lucrative. ``A gainful
speculation.'' --Macaulay. -- {Gain"ful*ly}, adv. --
{Gain"ful*ness}, n.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: advantageous, banausic, beneficial, breadwinning, fat, fruitful, generous, good, lucrative, lush, moneymaking, of value, paying, productive, profitable, remunerative, rewarding, rich, satisfying, substantial, useful, valuable, well, well-paying, well-spent, worthwhile, yielding a return
 

 

 

 

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