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profitable

adjective

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1 yielding a profit
  • selling real estate on the side turned out to be a profitable venture for the stay-at-home mom

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2 promoting or contributing to personal or social well-being
  • I have always found honesty to be a profitable course of action

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The first known use of profitable was in the 14th century

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“Profitable.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/profitable. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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