Definition of affordable in English:

affordable

adjective

  • Inexpensive; reasonably priced.

    ‘affordable homes’
    • ‘This assumes these people have Internet access at an affordable price and can use it.’
    • ‘There are other fish shops in town where a variety of fish can be found at affordable prices.’
    • ‘Interest rates appear to be more affordable than at any previous time, but in reality they are very high.’
    • ‘The phones were never affordable and didn't offer a decent reason to upgrade.’
    • ‘Flights to these locations in February are very affordable, and we wouldn't even have to hire a car.’
    • ‘Admission to all three venues is free and all artwork will be for sale at affordable prices.’
    • ‘Nearly all new homes will now be built to meet demand from local people at more affordable prices.’
    • ‘The same should apply to broadband, but only if the price of access is affordable.’
    • ‘For most, the only affordable option would be rented council or housing association homes.’
    • ‘It accepts that prices should be affordable otherwise people would continue to use their cars.’
    • ‘The nursery will offer care for children from three months to five years at affordable prices.’
    • ‘In time, he hoped to bring down the price of space travel to make it more affordable.’
    • ‘Some land could even be sold at discount prices to provide affordable housing.’
    • ‘Therefore, we hope that cost per seat will be reasonable and affordable to many.’
    • ‘The competition aims to achieve a sustainable and affordable mix of houses and flats for sale and rent.’
    • ‘Everyone is entitled to a break and often the only affordable time is outside school holiday periods.’
    • ‘The only way rail travel is affordable is if you pre-book your tickets rather than buying them on the day.’
    • ‘That will make car ownership far more affordable to a far greater number of people.’
    • ‘In any case, he insists that the spending programme is affordable and costed.’
    • ‘The good news for any prospective developer is that prices are more affordable than you might think.’
    cheap, low-priced, low-price, low-cost, economical, economic, competitive, affordable, reasonable, reasonably priced, moderately priced, keenly priced, budget, economy, cheap and cheerful, bargain, cut-rate, cut-price, half-price, sale-price, sale, reduced, on special offer, marked down, discounted, discount, rock-bottom, giveaway
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Pronunciation:

affordable

/əˈfɔːdəbəl/