Affordable

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Definition

affordable: not too expensive, quite cheap
adjective
This car would be affordable if it was $100 cheaper.

to afford: to have the money for, to be able to pay for; to allow oneself
verb
We cannot afford a house yet: we don't have enough money.
We cannot afford to go so slowly. We must not allow ourselves to take too long.

affordability: low cost
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: I can't afford to buy an apartment in the city.
US: Perhaps a tent next to the canal would be more affordable?
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Examples

  • "The Super Safe Security System 3000 is the most high-tech and affordable system on the market."
  • "Delavigne products are not only superior quality, but are affordable as well."
  • "So, I'd like you to find us a good, reliable and affordable agency."
  • "Flying is simple, affordable, fun and safe."

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