What does available mean?

Definitions for available
əˈveɪ lə bəlavail·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. available(adj)

    obtainable or accessible and ready for use or service

    "kept a fire extinguisher available"; "much information is available through computers"; "available in many colors"; "the list of available candidates is unusually long"

  2. available, uncommitted(adj)

    not busy; not otherwise committed

    "he was not available for comment"; "he was available and willing to accompany her"

  3. available, usable, useable(adj)

    convenient for use or disposal

    "the house is available after July 1"; "2000 square feet of usable office space"

Wiktionary

  1. available(Adjective)

    Such as one may avail one's self of; capable of being used for the accomplishment of a purpose.

    We have an available candidate.

  2. available(Adjective)

    Readily obtainable.

    The list shows the available products in the store.

  3. available(Adjective)

    Valid

    This is an available plea.

  4. available(Adjective)

    Having sufficient power, force, or efficacy to achieve the purpose; availing, effective.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Available(adj)

    having sufficient power, force, or efficacy, for the object; effectual; valid; as, an available plea

  2. Available(adj)

    such as one may avail one's self of; capable of being used for the accomplishment of a purpose; usable; profitable; advantageous; convertible into a resource; as, an available measure; an available candidate

Editors Contribution

  1. available

    Accessible to the people that require it.

    Politicians make themselves available to members of the public through various forms of face-to-face communication and through other forms of technology.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'available' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #301

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'available' in Written Corpus Frequency: #793

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'available' in Adjectives Frequency: #30

How to pronounce available?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of available in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of available in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of available in a Sentence

  1. Dmitry Medvedev:

    As for the government canteen, in no way does it differ from any other canteen, in Soviet times it had discount prices, special food products. But there is no such thing anymore; no oysters, nothing that would not be available in other places.

  2. Christopher Mazerall:

    It had been available early on and it was probably a much shorter list than it will be now.

  3. Milad Zwai:

    Special forces stopped a fierce attack, we used all available weapons including heavy guns.

  4. Eric Fleischaker:

    Sadly, many life-saving social services have not been available during the COVID crisis, and the lack of consistent care led to this situation, which is tragic for all involved.

  5. Greg Everson:

    We found that the test had tremendous sensitivity over the full range of liver disease, not just at late stage, we're hoping we can work with the FDA to set a pathway that's not too onerous and get this available quickly.

Images & Illustrations of available

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Translations for available

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • متاحArabic
  • дасту́пны, ная́ўныBelarusian
  • годен, наличен, разполагаем, полезенBulgarian
  • disponibleCatalan, Valencian
  • platný, k dispozici, dostupnýCzech
  • tilgængeligDanish
  • disponibel, verfügbar, erhältlichGerman
  • διαθέσιμοςGreek
  • preta, valida, uzebla, haveblaEsperanto
  • disponibleSpanish
  • käsillä, saatavilla, kelvata, lainvoimainen, käytettävissä, oleva, kelvollinen, tulla kysymykseen, saatavissa, validiFinnish
  • disponibleFrench
  • dispoñibleGalician
  • उपलब्धHindi
  • érvényes, rendelkezésre álló, kaphatóHungarian
  • tersediaIndonesian
  • disponibileItalian
  • 利用可能Japanese
  • beschikbaarDutch
  • tilgjengelig, tilgjengeligeNorwegian
  • wolny, dostępnyPolish
  • válido, disponível, acessívelPortuguese
  • disponibil, procurabilRomanian
  • годный, пригодный, наличный, распоряжение, наличие, действи́тельный, подходящий, правомо́чный, доступныйRussian
  • tillgängligSwedish
  • అందుబాటులోTelugu
  • var, mevcut, kullanıma hazırTurkish
  • доступнийUkrainian

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