Examples from the Web for gainful
College gives way to the greater demands of grad school, gainful employment, and career planning.
What was our status in the business pursuits and gainful occupations at that time?Masterpieces of Negro Eloquence|Various
Gainful corporations have no such power unless it has been granted by their charter or by statute.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
Be a judge's man; they are the bravest nowadays, or a cardinal's pander—that were a good profession, and gainful.A Select Collection of Old English Plays (11 of 15)|W. Carew Hazlitt
Again it is the devotee of mammon, in search of gainful traffic or golden fleece.The Pre-Columbian Discovery of America by the Northmen|B. F. De Costa
The industrial woman should stand unqualifiedly for the exclusion of children from gainful pursuits.Mobilizing Woman-Power|Harriot Stanton Blatch