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Afford

To be able to buy something. Theoretically, one can afford anything so long as one has the money to purchase it. However, affordability is subjective to a certain extent, depending on one's other obligations, wants and needs. See also: Expensive, Cheap.
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It is estimated that 28.3 per cent of the EU population aged 16 or over could not afford a one-week annual holiday away from home in 2018.
Topping the list is Zurich where professionals only need 4.7 days to afford the device.
This is a humble request to all those who can afford to give tons of jahez to their daughters/sisters, don't give it just because you can afford it.
That means a full-time worker must earn at least this much to afford a modest two-bedroom rental home without spending more than 30 percent of his or her income on housing costs.
Some tests cost Sh13,000 and low- and middle-income earners - the majority of the population - cannot afford screening.
In this climate, about three in four Zimbabweans said they were unable to afford food in the past year (74%) and were finding it difficult or very difficult to get by on their household income (78%).
They need to be free - at the very least to those who cannot afford to pay.
Pembrokeshire also falls among the lowest with just a quarter of single earners able to afford a PS160,000 property.
"I have no option but to accept overtime as without it I can't afford to live.
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ONE might say that Crispian Strachan can afford to donate his winter fuel payment to help poorer elderly people who can't afford to heat their homes.