Definitions for available
əˈveɪ lə bəlavail·able
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word available.
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"
not busy; not otherwise committed
"he was not available for comment"; "he was available and willing to accompany her"
available, usable, useableadjective
convenient for use or disposal
"the house is available after July 1"; "2000 square feet of usable office space"
Such as one may avail one's self of; capable of being used for the accomplishment of a purpose.
We have an available candidate.
The list shows the available products in the store.
This is an available plea.
Having sufficient power, force, or efficacy to achieve the purpose; availing, effective.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from avail.
All things subject to action, the will does so far incline unto, as reason judges them more available to our bliss. Richard Hooker, b. i.
Laws human are available by consent. Richard Hooker, b. i.
Mighty is the efficacy of such intercessions to avert judgments; how much more available then may they be to secure the continuance of blessings? Francis Atterbury, Serm.
‹See Tfd› In reliability engineering, the term availability has the following meanings:
Available refers to something that is ready and accessible for use or obtainable for use or participation. It implies that the item or service is currently accessible, in stock, or not currently occupied or engaged.
having sufficient power, force, or efficacy, for the object; effectual; valid; as, an available plea
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
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
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'available' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #301
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'available' in Written Corpus Frequency: #793
Rank popularity for the word 'available' in Adjectives Frequency: #30
The numerical value of available in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of available in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Economics is how people utilize available resources and save the economy from overspending. Ergonomics is how people electrocute themselves in spending and abuse the economy by overusing available resources.
It's difficult to see that people are starving in this country because food isn't available.(1986)
What we are seeking to do is have an opportunity to talk about options that might be available in the area of prisoner transfer or prisoner swap, absolutely no details, but we are seeking opportunities to explore every option that might be available to us — every avenue that might be available to save the lives of these two men.
They've had a full 24 hours now to gather all of the available radar data from all of the available sources, they should be able to put that together, along with any satellite data, and have a more precise location on where to target their search.
Engineers like to solve problems. If there are no problems handily available, they will create their own problems.
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Translations for available
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- ная́ўны, дасту́пныBelarusian
- разполагаем, наличен, годен, полезенBulgarian
- disponibleCatalan, Valencian
- platný, dostupný, k dispoziciCzech
- verfügbar, disponibel, erhältlichGerman
- uzebla, havebla, valida, pretaEsperanto
- saatavissa, tulla kysymykseen, kelvollinen, validi, oleva, käytettävissä, käsillä, lainvoimainen, saatavilla, kelvataFinnish
- kapható, érvényes, rendelkezésre állóHungarian
- 사용 가능Korean
- tilgjengelig, tilgjengeligeNorwegian
- dostępny, wolnyPolish
- válido, disponível, acessívelPortuguese
- disponibil, procurabilRomanian
- наличный, распоряжение, наличие, действи́тельный, подходящий, годный, пригодный, правомо́чный, доступныйRussian
- var, kullanıma hazır, mevcutTurkish
- có sẵnVietnamese
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