Producing wealth; profitable.
A lucrative income; a lucrative marketing strategy.
Producing wealth or profit; profitable; remunerative.
A lucrative investment.
The definition of lucrative is something that can lead to a lot of profit or wealth or that has led to a great deal of profit or wealth.
An example of lucrative was the invention of Facebook.
Origin of lucrative
Middle English lucratif from Old French from Latin lucrātīvus from lucrātus past participle of lucrārī to profit from lucrum profit lau- in Indo-European roots