unremunerative

adjective

un·​remunerative
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: not remunerative : returning no gain or profit or an inadequate one : unrewarding
an unremunerative occupation
its first reading is arduous and apparently unremunerativeT. S. Eliot

Word History

First Known Use

1827, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unremunerative was in 1827

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“Unremunerative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unremunerative. Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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