able to purchase

able to purchase

Financially capable of gaining access to the necessary funds to complete a purchase. Real estate brokers with a written listing agreement are usually entitled to a commission if they produce a buyer who is “ready, willing, and able”to acquire the subject property at the asking price,even if the seller then refuses to go through with the sale.

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The rich also wear only such clothes as the poorest man is able to purchase. Moreover, with respect to two magistracies of the highest rank, one they have a right to elect to, the other to fill; namely, the senate and the ephori.
At half-past twelve the train stopped at Burhampoor where Passepartout was able to purchase some Indian slippers, ornamented with false pearls, in which, with evident vanity, he proceeded to encase his feet.
Whereupon I was at much pains to describe to him the use of money, the materials it was made of, and the value of the metals; "that when a YAHOO had got a great store of this precious substance, he was able to purchase whatever he had a mind to; the finest clothing, the noblest houses, great tracts of land, the most costly meats and drinks, and have his choice of the most beautiful females.
"Gently, gently," said the old man, with a smile; "and by your leave I will use your purse moderately, for they would say, if they saw me buy too many things at a time, that I had been obliged to await your return, in order to be able to purchase them."
All we had for it was this: that in about four months' time there was to be another fair at the place where we were, and then we might be able to purchase various manufactures of the country, and withal might possibly find some Chinese junks from Tonquin for sail, that would carry us and our goods whither we pleased.
Please note you will not be able to purchase your season ticket seats via the Braehead Arena box office.
Passengers will be able to purchase the tickets on a 10 per cent discounted prices for travelling from Pakistan to London till August 10, it added.
Shoppers in China will no longer be able to purchase items from other third-party merchants in the world's most populous country, but they will still be able to order goods from the U.S., U.K., Denmark, and Japan via Amazon's global store, the report says.
An estimated 4.5 million Kenyans who are on the prepaid system will not be able to purchase power tokens from Tuesday at 11:00 pm to Wednesday at 6:00 pm.
According to the police chief, the victim was able to purchase one gold bar from alias Karlo of Sinuda, Kitaotao, Bukidnon last Feb.
Shoppers will also be able to purchase a meal consisting of a hot dog, soda and chips at the fair for $4.

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