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lucrative
used in Middlemarch

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profitable
  • In the mean time he had no money or prospects of money; and his practice was not getting more lucrative.
    Book 6 — The Widow and Wife (53% in)
  • But it must be admitted that the fixing, which had to come first, was the more difficult task:—what secular avocation on earth was there for a young man (whose friends could not get him an "appointment") which was at once gentlemanly, lucrative, and to be followed without special knowledge?
    Book 6 — The Widow and Wife (21% in)

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