- that can be afforded; believed to be within one's financial means: attractive new cars at affordable prices.
- Usually affordables. items, expenses, etc., that one can afford: a variety of affordables for your gift list.
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Contemporary Examples of unaffordable
The pressure of the high cost of living, unaffordable housing and high taxes invite corruption.Ehud Olmert’s Sentencing Won’t Be a Day of Reckoning for Israel’s Leaders
May 15, 2014
The ad claimed that Obamacare would make her medication so unaffordable that she might die.Health Care's Resistors and Adapters
March 11, 2014
The ones that command the high prices tend to be less manipulated—Domaine Romanée-Conti—the unaffordable—is a natural wine.This Book Will Change the Way You Eat
December 19, 2013
Among Republicans, the phrase “unaffordable care act” was especially popular.Obamacare 37, Republicans 0: House GOP Loses Again on Repeal Vote
May 17, 2013
Such housing may be unaffordable, particularly in high-cost urban cores, but there is a fundamental market demand for it.The Triumph of Suburbia: Despite Downtown Hype, Americans Choose Sprawl
April 29, 2013