Definition of Gainful

Common misspellings:
  • gainfull (58.3%)
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Examples of usage:
  1. This was for several years so gainful a business to the Settlement as to cause it to be proverbial in the West Indies that 'Shipwrecks and Pirates were the only hopes of the Island Providence - History of the Buccaneers of America by James Burney