What does lucrative mean?

Definitions for lucrativeˈlu krə tɪv

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word lucrative.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lucrative, moneymaking, remunerative(adj)

    producing a sizeable profit

    "a remunerative business"


  1. lucrative(Adjective)

    producing a surplus; profitable

  2. Origin: From lucratif, from lucrativus, from lucratus, past participle of lucrari, from lucrum.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lucrative(adj)

    yielding lucre; gainful; profitable; making increase of money or goods; as, a lucrative business or office

  2. Lucrative(adj)

    greedy of gain

  3. Origin: [L. lucrativus, fr. lucrari to gain, fr. lucrum gain: cf. F. lucratif. See Lucre.]

Anagrams for lucrative »

  1. revictual, victualer

  2. Revictual

  3. Victualer


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lucrative in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lucrative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Rogers:

    We're left out of these most lucrative parts of the economy.

  2. Driver Janis Rogers:

    This was not lucrative, i did it because it was an adventure.

  3. Lydia Waithera:

    I discovered that it was a lucrative venture and I’ve never looked back.

  4. Kerman Khodro:

    Old ties in the region give the French a certain edge, but we also see the potential of this lucrative market.

  5. Captain Keith Colburn:

    Thing is, I make almost all of my money from fishing not from TV... It’s a lucrative job if you own the boat.

Images & Illustrations of lucrative

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