moneymaking


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mon·ey·mak·ing

 (mŭn′ē-mā′kĭng)
n.
Acquisition of money or other wealth.
adj.
1. Engaged or successful in acquiring wealth.
2. Actually or potentially profitable: a moneymaking business proposition.

mon′ey·mak′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.moneymaking - the act of making money (and accumulating wealth)moneymaking - the act of making money (and accumulating wealth)
acquisition - the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something; "the acquisition of wealth"; "the acquisition of one company by another"
Adj.1.moneymaking - producing a sizeable profit; "a remunerative business"
profitable - yielding material gain or profit; "profitable speculation on the stock market"
2.moneymaking - profit orientedmoneymaking - profit oriented; "a commercial book"; "preached a mercantile and militant patriotism"- John Buchan; "a mercenary enterprise"; "a moneymaking business"
commercial - connected with or engaged in or sponsored by or used in commerce or commercial enterprises; "commercial trucker"; "commercial TV"; "commercial diamonds"

moneymaking

adjective
Translations

moneymaking

[ˈmʌnɪˌmeɪkɪŋ] adjche rende (bene or molto), lucrativo/a
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