Definitions for gainfulˈgeɪn fəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gain•fulˈgeɪn fəl(adj.)

  1. profitable; lucrative:

    gainful employment.

Origin of gainful:

1545–55

gain′ful•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gainful, paid, paying(adj)

    yielding a fair profit

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gainful(adj)

    profitable; advantageous; lucrative

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