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 Meanings and Examples of AFFORDABLE
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
affordable
 a.  able to pay for
Classic Sentence: (200 in 14 pages)
1  Whereas, in both particulars, they did the opposite, arming the commons and increasing their number, and thus affording endless occasions for disorder.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER VI.
2  And there can be no more effectual means for checking calumny than by affording ample facilities for impeachment, which is as useful in a commonwealth as the other is pernicious.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER VIII.
3  It might, I grant, be harder to demonstrate this great superiority of foot over horse, had we not very many modern examples affording the clearest proof of it.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XVIII.
4  To Mrs. Gardiner, Wickham had one means of affording pleasure, unconnected with his general powers.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 25
5  Their taking her home, and affording her their personal protection and countenance, is such a sacrifice to her advantage as years of gratitude cannot enough acknowledge.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 49
6  Resolved to pursue no inglorious career, he turned his eyes toward the East, as affording scope for his spirit of enterprise.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 6
7  The soil was barren, scarcely affording pasture for a few miserable cows, and oatmeal for its inhabitants, which consisted of five persons, whose gaunt and scraggy limbs gave tokens of their miserable fare.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 19
8  Scarlett had an uneasy feeling that this man who was not received was the only one present who knew what lay behind her wild gaiety and that it was affording him sardonic amusement.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
9  Thus adjured, Lily turned her eyes on the spectacle which was affording Mr. Dorset such legitimate mirth.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 5
10  All these circumstances, so natural and so trivial, were gravely listened to as proofs, or, at least, as affording strong suspicions that Rebecca had unlawful correspondence with mystical powers.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
11  These words appeared to be addressed to the young lady, and were perhaps uttered with the view of affording Nancy time to recover herself.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVI
12  To them it is only a moment affording opportunities to undermine a rival and obtain an extra cross or ribbon.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER XXV
13  In her view the aim of every religion was merely to preserve certain proprieties while affording satisfaction to human desires.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 11: CHAPTER VI
14  One of those gay and gentle children, who go from land to land affording a view of their knees through the holes in their trousers.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XIII—LITTLE GERVAIS
15  Melanie knew she had Ashley securely, so she could well afford to show such a Christian spirit.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
Example Sentence: (65 in 5 pages)
16  I can't afford to spend any more money this week.
17  I began to wonder if I'd ever be able to afford my own apartment.
18  If we budget carefully, we'll be able to afford a new house.
19  If we budget carefully we'll be able to afford the trip.
20  He cannot afford to buy her a new dress, not to mention a gold ring.
21  She only bought that sports car to show off and prove she could afford one.
22  He could barely afford the railway fare.
23  No country, however rich, can afford the waste of its human resources.
24  I can't afford to bear the deep feeling is the burden, sweet prattle just happened to cash lies.
25  In these countries, only the elite can afford an education for their children.
26  The govern-ment cannot afford to alienate either group.
27  Everyone should contribute what he or she can afford.
28  I can't afford to bear the deep feeling is the burden, sweet prattle.
29  Having bought the house, they couldn't afford to furnish it.
30  Spending the summer travelling round India is a great idea, but it does rather beg the question of how we can afford it.