Definition of profitable :
healing, money-spinning, bankable, friendly, economic, therapeutic, paying, get, paid, essential, for-profit, restorative, at a premium, well-balanced, money-making, fat, salutary, cost-effective, propitious, profit-making, sensible, help, wholesome, benignant, juicy, beneficent, healthy, kindly, toward, benefic
beneficial (part of speech: adjective)
productive (part of speech: adjective)
wealthy (part of speech: adjective)
lucrative (part of speech: adjective)
contributive, valuable, aiding, bringing in returns, sufficient, making money, paying out, effectual, rewarding, instrumental, self-sustaining, conducive, moneymaking, effective, assisting, paying well, paying its way, pragmatic, remunerative, serviceable, practical, in the black, sustaining, breadwinning, lucrative, to advantage
- Might not a little advice be also profitable to man? - "The Jericho Road", W. Bion Adkins.
- The English carried it on, in competition with the Dutch, during the last and beginning of the present century: but it was too little profitable for them, in comparison with other branches of commerce open to them. - "Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson", Thomas Jefferson.
- We know of no method of making all holes of exactly the same size that shall be commercially profitable. - "Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II", Joshua Rose.