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profitable

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of profitable

  1. 1 yielding a profit <selling real estate on the side turned out to be a profitable venture for the stay-at-home mom> Synonyms economic, fat, gainful, juicy, lucrative, moneymaking, money-spinning [chiefly British], paying, remunerative Related Words advantageous, beneficial, favorable, rewarding, useful, worthwhile; bankable Near Antonyms disadvantageous, unfavorable Antonyms unprofitable

  2. 2 promoting or contributing to personal or social well-being <I have always found honesty to be a profitable course of action> Synonyms advantageous, benefic, beneficent, benignant, favorable, friendly, good, helpful, kindly, beneficial, salutaryRelated Words gratifying, rewarding, satisfying; auspicious, promising, propitious; advisable, desirable, healthful, healthy, salubrious, salutiferous, wholesome; gainful, lucrative, remunerative; ameliorative, amelioratory, bettering, constructive, supportiveNear Antonyms damaging, deleterious, harmful, injurious, insalubriousAntonyms bad, disadvantageous, unfavorable, unfriendly, unhelpful, unprofitable





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