affordable affordable  /ə ˈfɔr də bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) that you have the financial means for

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. When Florida legislators recently struggled to balance the battered state budget, they decided to plug holes with $190 million from a $300 million affordable-housing trust fund.
  2. This bill fails to provide good, affordable coverage and does not protect families from medical bankruptcy.
  3. Plans to develop an affordable electric sedan have been put on hold, and Tesla is laying off employees.

News

  1. BMA Affordable Assisted Living Community to Host Chips & Salsa Fiesta

    Heritage Woods of Watseka, a BMA Management affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Chips and Salsa Fietsa on June 19. The community in Iroquois County, Illinois serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Assisted-Living/Watseka-Illinois/prweb10823943.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Affordable housing project no-go

    An affordable housing proposal was turned down in favor of renovating the designated area to create a community park. Karl Johnson, owner of Palouse Properties Inc., said the proposal for an affordable housing project was unanimously ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Argonaut

  3. New Affordable Care Act laws to impact employers

    The new Affordable Care Act will start to take effect soon, and the deadline for employers to start formulating healthcare insurance plans for their employees is nearing.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KIFI Idaho Falls

Quotes

  1. "To my progressive friends, I would remind you that for decades, the driving idea behind reform has been to end insurance company abuses and make coverage affordable for those without it," Obama said. "The public option is only a means to...
    on Sep 9, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: The Hill

  2. "We worked to build a balanced, common-sense package that ensures quality, affordable coverage and doesn't add a dime to the deficit," said Baucus, borrowing a line from President Barack Obama.
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Max Baucus Source: Salt Lake Tribune

  3. "It is imperative that we continue to move with speed to help make housing more affordable and help arrest the damaging spiral in our housing markets, just as we work to stabilize our financial system, create jobs and help businesses thrive,"...
    on Mar 4, 2009 By: Timothy Geithner Source: Philippine Star

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