Sentence Examples

  • The government monopolies of opium and salt were then for the first time placed upon a remunerative basis.
  • For 20 words, addressed free, was not remunerative in the then state of telegraphy, which made it necessary for messages to be re-transmitted at intervals of about 300 miles.
  • There can be no doubt that this expenditure is remunerative, since many rich regions of Asia Minor have long suffered from want of population.
  • The conclusion supported by most evidence seems to be that he practised on his friends and dependants, but not as a remunerative profession.
  • High cultivation, however, has produced valuable marketgardens about Boston and the larger towns; and industry has made tillage remunerative in most other parts.