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Synonyms for gainful
ˈgeɪn fəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gainful, paid, paying(adj)

    yielding a fair profit

    Synonyms:
    paying(a), salaried, stipendiary, compensable, remunerative, paying, paid, nonrecreational

    Antonyms:
    unprofitable

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gainful

    Synonyms:
    profitable, beneficial, advantageous, winning

    Antonyms:
    unprofitable, detrimental, injurious, disadvantageous, gainless, losing

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gainful(a.)

    Synonyms:
    advantageous, profitable, beneficial

  2. gainful(a.)

    Synonyms:
    lucrative, remunerative, productive, paying

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    remunerative, lucrative, paid, profitable, income-generating, rewarding

How to use gainful in a sentence?

  1. Mira Sorvino:

    Primary and especially secondary education is extremely important in preventing trafficking, it allows children to develop critical thinking skills to be able to defend themselves from traffickers and to have the skills that will enable them to have gainful employment to be able to support their families in other ways than being sexually exploited.

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#2438winning
#3737paying
#7883beneficial
#10437profitable
#13663rewarding
#22023lucrative
#23212advantageous
#36875salaried
#60757compensable
#67906gainful
#118772remunerative
#159732stipendiary

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