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affordable

adjective  us   /əˈfɔr·də·bəl, əˈfoʊr-/
not expensive: Affordable housing isn’t enough – we also need job opportunities.
Translations of “affordable”
in Korean 저렴한…
in Arabic يُمكن شراؤه…
in Portuguese acessível…
in Catalan assequible…
in Japanese 手頃な価格の, 手が届く値段の…
in Italian economico, accessibile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 付得起的, 買得起的…
in Russian доступный…
in Turkish alınabilir, kelepir, herkesin alabileceği türden…
in Chinese (Simplified) 付得起的, 买得起的…
in Polish przystępny…
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