- Concerned with profit; moneymaking.More example sentences
- Her death seemed personal, though, not the act of a quaestuary hitman, someone into killing for profit.
- This may be termed the qaestuary class, this being the end which they aim at.
- In 1567, it was found necessary to prohibit quaestuary, or venal indulgences.
late 16th century: from Latin quaestuarius, from quaestus 'gain'.