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Synonyms and Antonyms of lucrative

  1. yielding a profit <the hired gun's mission was to turn the failing store into a lucrative operation> Synonyms economic, fat, gainful, juicy, profitable, moneymaking, money-spinning [chiefly British], paying, remunerativeRelated Words advantageous, beneficial, favorable, rewarding, useful, worthwhile; bankableNear Antonyms disadvantageous, unfavorableAntonyms unprofitable

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