from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. That can be afforded: affordable housing; an affordable risk.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. able to be afforded
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. That may be afforded.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Capable of being afforded, spared, yielded, or borne.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. that you have the financial means for
"The fact that we have the phrase affordable homes is a terrible indictment," he says - it shows most homes are unaffordable.
We are going to hear the term affordable healthcare bantered around a lot.
Affordable housing, giving loans to people that could not make the payments. $100,000 to $500,000 go beyond what I call affordable housing.
And making homes affordable is vital for most Americans who need home equity to supplement their meager 401 (k) balances.
Making quality health care more universal and affordable is the best argument and it is an argument that resonates especially well during hard economic times, when few people feel secure.
Every Rolf wheel, from the most expensive to the most affordable, is laced by hand in Eugene, Oregon.
Our system would require substantial funding and investments in affordable housing and mainstream service systems.
What specifically is meant by "substantial funding and investments in affordable housing and mainstream service systems", and is the council ready to act?
Mr. Fish: you state "Unfortunately, the federal government has not invested in affordable housing for a long time".
If you can do carbon capture and storage with gas, then it can be a long term affordable source of green electricity, says Smith.