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afford

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affordˈfoɚd/verb
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afford
ˈfoɚd/
verb
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Learner's definition of AFFORD  
[+ object]
: to be able to pay for (something) — often followed by to + verb
: to be able to do (something) without having problems or being seriously harmed — usually followed by to + verb — usually used in negative constructions
formal  : to supply or provide (something needed or wanted) to someone

— affordability

/əˌfordəˈbɪləti/noun,[noncount]

— affordable

ˈfordəbəl/adjective,[more affordable; most affordable]
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