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gainful

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adjective gain·ful \ˈgān-fəl\

Simple Definition of gainful

  • : paying money

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gainful

  1. :  productive of gain :  profitable <gainful employment>

gainfully

play \-fə-lē\ adverb

gainfulness

noun

Examples of gainful in a sentence

  1. <graduated from school and went looking for gainful employment>



1553

First Known Use of gainful

1553

Rhymes with gainful


GAINFUL Defined for Kids

gainful

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adjective gain·ful \ˈgān-fəl\

Definition of gainful for Students

  1. :  producing gain :  making money <She found gainful employment.>





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