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gain·ful

 (gān′fəl)
adj.
Providing a gain; profitable: gainful employment.

gain′ful·ly adv.
gain′ful·ness n.

gainful

(ˈɡeɪnfʊl)
adj
profitable; lucrative: gainful employment.
ˈgainfully adv
ˈgainfulness n

gain•ful

(ˈgeɪn fəl)

adj.
profitable; lucrative: gainful employment.
[1545–55]
gain′ful•ly, adv.
gain′ful•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gainful - yielding a fair profit
profitable - yielding material gain or profit; "profitable speculation on the stock market"

gainful

Translations

gainful

[ˈgeɪnfʊl] ADJ [employment] → remunerado, retribuido

gainful

adj occupation etceinträglich; to be in gainful employmenterwerbstätig sein

gainful

[ˈgeɪnfʊl] adj (employment) → remunerativo/a

gainful

a. ventajoso-a, provechoso-a.
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For my own part I openly declare that I am not convinced, and that I do not believe injustice to be more gainful than justice, even if uncontrolled and allowed to have free play.
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This would create jobs, improve nutrition, and give every child a sure start: non-working mothers could go and play with their children in the kind of social environment in which children were meant to be brought up, thereby reinforcing that bringing up children is an important job and not an alternative to gainful employment.
Just 9 percent of community college students enrolled in gainful employment programs borrow money under the federal student loan program
Education: Our children must be prepared for higher education or gainful employment upon graduation to succeed.
Murphy argues that the requirement of a gainful education standard--all student loan recipients must evidence the capacity to benefit gainfully from all tax supported postsecondary education--together with a prohibition of the expenditure of tax dollars for remediation for persons admitted to accredited postsecondary institutions is the only way public K-12 education will ever be reformed.
As an alternative to counting sheep and getting distracted by the sheer pointlessness of the exercise, try counting how many of the 20,000 or so loons at Stonehenge yesterday have gainful employment.
Shilpa Sayura Foundation from Sri Lanka, YPSA from Bangladesh, YUWA from Nepal, Live & Learn Environmental Education from the Maldives were the winners of the competition that sought ideas from youth on how to use innovative and creative methods to promote Information Technology (IT) skills amongst youth, helping them to secure gainful employment.
Each one faced its series of hurdles, and some--such as the College Scorecard and the gainful employment regulations--didn't quite hit the mark the way the administration had hoped.
Department of Education's "gainful employment" regulations, the DOE still has authority to regulate gainful employment programs and schools should continue to look for ways to promote the financial success of their students.

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