One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘refreshments will be available all afternoon’
obtainable, accessible, to be had, ready for use, at hand, to hand, at one's disposal, at one's fingertips, within easy reach, handy, convenient
on sale, on the market, in stock, in season
untaken, unengaged, unused
informal up for grabs, yours for the asking, on tap, get-at-able, gettable
2‘hold the line, and I'll see if he's available’
free, unoccupied, not busy
present, in attendance
unavailable, busy, engaged
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