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See definition of unremunerative on Dictionary.com
  • as inunprofitable
  • as inunprofitable

synonyms for unremunerative

  • fruitless
  • futile
  • idle
  • useless
  • barren
  • dry
  • frustaneous
  • gainless
  • hopeless
  • inutile
  • pointless
  • profitless
  • sterile
  • unavailing
  • unfruitful
  • unlucrative
  • unrewarding
  • vain

antonyms for unremunerative

MOST RELEVANT
  • fruitful
  • productive
  • profitable
  • useful
  • working
  • worthwhile
  • beneficial
  • gainful
  • helpful
  • successful
  • valuable
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How to use unremunerative in a sentence

She was so slow as to be unremunerative, as compared with horses.
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Here Southey entered steadily and industriously on the life of an author for livelihood; it was by no means unremunerative.
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No railway conceivably, of course, will charge unremunerative rates for a long time.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
The direct line, unlike the roundabout one, cannot withdraw from the field when rates become unremunerative.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
It therefore seemed to them very improbable that he would be resigned to follow such a laborious and unremunerative life.
THE WAIF OF THE "CYNTHIA"ANDR LAURIE AND JULES VERNE
The men wearied of the hopeless, unremunerative quest and the long strain of labour.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 13 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Harte wrote an unsuccessful novel and collaborated with Mark Twain on an unremunerative play.
SELECTED STORIESBRET HARTE
This line, which was sufficiently unremunerative, required an immense mechanical toil.
RISE AND FALL OF CESAR BIROTTEAUHONORE DE BALZAC
Even there, however, the pursuit is understood to be unremunerative, and has failed to attract European capital.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 4VARIOUS
They have, to begin with, a genius for doing their duty, and doing your duty is an unremunerative occupation in this wicked world.
THE RUBICONE. F. BENSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNREMUNERATIVE

  • barren
  • dry
  • fruitless
  • frustaneous
  • futile
  • gainless
  • hopeless
  • idle
  • inutile
  • pointless
  • profitless
  • sterile
  • unavailing
  • unfruitful
  • unlucrative
  • unremunerative
  • unrewarding
  • useless
  • vain
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.