Translation of profitable in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈprɑːfətəbəl; ˈprɒfɪtəbəl/


  • 1.1 [Business/Comercio] [company/investment/crop] rentable, redituable [formal], lucrativo sportswear is very profitable la ropa de deporte deja un buen beneficio or margen
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    • Merchants and financiers soon realized that investing in science could be a profitable business.
    • Farming is still profitable in spite of a sharp increase in the prices of agricultural inputs.
    • We follow him as he tries to turn this dream into reality, and turn the farm into a profitable business.
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    • Noor said that she was merely taking advantage of a potentially profitable situation.
    • Cultural solutions are more valuable and profitable than technological solutions.
    • This paper prompted useful discussion, though the main discussion session was less profitable.
    1.2 [day/journey] provechoso, fructífero

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