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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gainful  \Gain"ful\,  a. 
  Profitable;  advantageous;  lucrative.  ``A  gainful 
  speculation.''  --Macaulay.  --  {Gain"ful*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Gain"ful*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gainful 
  adj  :  yielding  a  fair  profit  [syn:  {paid},  {paying}] 




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