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Friday, January 02, 2015

Definitions for remunerative

  1. affording remuneration; profitable: remunerative work.
  2. that remunerates.

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Citations for remunerative
I was alluding more particularly to the fact that I found the affair financially remunerative. P. G. Wodehouse, The Inimitable Jeeves, 1923
But his interest was professional, was shrewd, was remunerative. Martin Amis, The Information, 1995
Origin of remunerative
1620-1630
Remunerative comes from the verb remunerate, which in turn stems from the Latin verb remūnerāri, meaning "to repay."