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Afford

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Definition

to afford: to have enough money to pay for or finance; to manage, to allow oneself
verb
We cannot afford to lose any more time. We only have an hour to finish the project.
When I receive the money I will be able to afford a nice vacation.

affordable (price): acceptable, low, inexpensive, cheap (price)
adjective
This car is affordable. I have $2000 and it costs $1800.

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