afford

phonetic symbol: / əfɔ́rd / 

afford - English Dictionary

[ verb ]
■ be able to spare or give up
e.g.)
・I can't afford to spend two hours with this person

[ verb ]
■ be the cause or source of
e.g.)
・Our meeting afforded much interesting information
give , yield

[ verb ]
■ afford access to
give , open

[ verb ]
■ have the financial means to do something or buy something
e.g.)
・We can't afford to send our children to college
・Can you afford this car?

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