Sentence Examples


  • Indigo and opium are the most lucrative crops.
  • No person holding a lucrative office under the state or the United States, no salaried officer of a railroad company, and no officer of any court of record is eligible for membership in either house.
  • Looks like my Internet business is pretty lucrative, wouldn't you say?
  • Made the royal courts of law a lucrative source of revenue, but he gave protection to suitors.
  • At thirty, still a dependant, without a settled occupation, without a definite social status, he often regretted that he had not " embraced the lucrative pursuits of the law or of trade, the chances of civil office or India adventure, or even the fat slumbers of the church."