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affordable

[ uh-fawr-duh-buhl ]
/ əˈfɔr də bəl /
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adjective

that can be afforded; believed to be within one's financial means: attractive new cars at affordable prices.

noun

Usually affordables. items, expenses, etc., that one can afford: a variety of affordables for your gift list.

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Origin of affordable

First recorded in 1865–70; afford + -able
af·ford·a·bil·i·ty, nounaf·ford·a·bly, adverbun·af·ford·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·af·ford·a·ble, adjective
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