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One entry found for afford.
Main Entry: af·ford
Pronunciation: schwa-primarystressfomacrrd, -primarystressfodotrd
Function: verb
1 : to be able to do or to bear without serious harm <you can't afford to waste your strength>
2 : to be able to pay for <unable to afford a new car>
3 : to supply one with : PROVIDE, FURNISH <tennis affords good exercise>
- af·ford·able /-primarystressfomacrrd-schwa-bschwal, -primarystressfodotrd-/ adjective

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