1. moneymaking, acquisition

usage: the act of making money (and accumulating wealth)


1. lucrative, moneymaking, remunerative, profitable (vs. unprofitable)

usage: producing a sizeable profit; "a remunerative business"

2. mercantile, mercenary, moneymaking(prenominal), commercial (vs. noncommercial)

usage: profit oriented; "a commercial book"; "preached a mercantile and militant patriotism"- John Buchan; "a mercenary enterprise"; "a moneymaking business"

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