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a·vail·a·ble

 (ə-vā′lə-bəl)
adj.
1. Present and ready for use; at hand; accessible: kept a fire extinguisher available at all times.
2. Capable of being gotten; obtainable: a bedspread available in three colors.
3. Qualified and willing to serve or assist: a list of available candidates; was not available for comment.
4.
a. Chemistry Capable of being used in a chemical reaction: available electrons.
b. Botany Present, as in soil, and capable of being used by plants as a nutrient: available water; available minerals.

a·vail′a·bil′i·ty, a·vail′a·ble·ness n.
a·vail′a·bly adv.

available

(əˈveɪləbəl)
adj
1. obtainable or accessible; capable of being made use of; at hand
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) politics derogatory US suitable for public office, usually as a result of having an inoffensive character: Smith was a particularly available candidate.
aˌvailaˈbility, aˈvailableness n
aˈvailably adv

a•vail•a•ble

(əˈveɪ lə bəl)

adj.
1. suitable or ready for use; at hand: I used whatever tools were available.
2. readily obtainable; accessible: no information available.
3. free or ready to be seen, spoken to, employed, etc.: not available for comment.
4. having sufficient power or efficacy; valid.
5. Archaic. efficacious; advantageous.
[1425–75]
a•vail`a•bil′i•ty, a•vail′a•ble•ness, n.
a•vail′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.available - obtainable or accessible and ready for use or serviceavailable - 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"
unavailable - not available or accessible or at hand; "fresh milk was unavailable during the emergency"; "his secretary said he was unavailable for comment"
2.available - not busyavailable - not busy; not otherwise committed; "he was not available for comment"; "he was available and willing to accompany her"
free - able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint; "free enterprise"; "a free port"; "a free country"; "I have an hour free"; "free will"; "free of racism"; "feel free to stay as long as you wish"; "a free choice"
3.available - convenient for use or disposalavailable - convenient for use or disposal; "the house is available after July 1"; "2000 square feet of usable office space"
disposable - free or available for use or disposition; "every disposable piece of equipment was sent to the fire"; "disposable assets"

available

adjective
1. accessible, ready, to hand, convenient, handy, vacant, on hand, at hand, free, applicable, to be had, achievable, obtainable, on tap (informal), attainable, attainable, at your fingertips, at your disposal, ready for use There are three small boats available for hire.
accessible taken, occupied, spoken for, in use, inaccessible, unattainable, unobtainable
2. free, around, unoccupied, contactable He is on holiday and is not available for comment.
free busy, engaged, unavailable

available

adjective
Capable of being obtained or used:
Idioms: on hand, to be had.
Translations
مُتَوَفِّرمُتَيَسِّر، مُتاح، مُتَوَفِّر
dostupnýk dispozicipřístupnýdosažitelný
ledigtilgængelig
käsilläkäytettäväkäytettävissäolevasaatavana oleva
dostupan
rendelkezésre állóérvényeskapható
tiltækur
利用できる
사용할 수 있는
galimas naudotigalimybė naudotisturėjimasturimas
dabūjamsizmantojamspieejams
na voljoprostrazpoložljiv
tillgänglig
มีอยู่
sẵn có

available

[əˈveɪləbl] ADJ
1. [object, service]
1.1. with verb
to be available application forms are available herelas solicitudes se pueden conseguir aquí
it's available in other colourstambién viene en otros colores
this item is not available at the momentno disponemos de or no tenemos este artículo en este momento
television isn't yet available herela televisión aún no ha llegado aquí
to become available new treatments are becoming availableestán apareciendo nuevos tratamientos
a place has become available on the course/flightha quedado una plaza libre en el curso/el vuelo
available for sth/sb a car park is available for the use of customershay un aparcamiento a la disposición de los clientes
there are three boats available for hirehay tres botes que se pueden alquilar
to be freely availableser fácil de conseguir
the guide is available from all good bookshopsla guía se puede encontrar en todas las buenas librerías
this service is available from all good travel agentscualquier agencia de viaje de calidad le ofrecerá este servicio
tickets are available from the box officelas entradas están a la venta en taquilla
to make sth available to sb [+ resources] → poner algo a la disposición de algn
1.2. with noundisponible
according to the available informationsegún la información disponible or de que se dispone
we did what we could in the time availablehicimos lo que pudimos en el tiempo disponible or del que disponíamos
I have very few days available at the momenten este momento tengo muy pocos días libres
he tried every available means to find herhizo todo lo posible para encontrarla
I'd like a seat on the first available flightquiero una plaza en el primer vuelo que haya
the money available for spendingel dinero disponible para gastos
available to sb the information available to usla información de la que disponemos
2. [person]
2.1. (= free, at hand) → libre
are you available next Thursday?¿estás libre el jueves que viene?
I'm available on this numberme puedes localizar en este número
counsellors are available to talk to anyone who needs advicelos orientadores están a la disposición de or están disponibles para hablar con cualquiera que necesite consejo
there's no-one available to take your callno hay nadie que pueda atender a su llamada
the Minister is not available for commentel Ministro no se dispone a hacer comentarios
to make o.s. available he made himself available in case anybody had any questionsse puso a disposición de cualquiera que tuviese preguntas
2.2. (= unattached) [man, woman] → soltero y sin compromiso

available

[əˈveɪləbəl] adj
[product, service, information] → disponible
I have very few days available at the moment
BUT J'ai très peu de jours libres en ce moment.
Breakfast is available from 6 a.m
BUT Le petit déjeuner est servi à partir de 6 h.
available for hire → disponible à la location
available for sale → disponible à la vente
available on request → disponible sur demande
Free brochures are available on request → Des brochures gratuites sont disponibles sur demande.
to make sth available to sb → mettre qch à la disposition de qn
every available means → tous les moyens possibles à sa (or notre ) disposition
[person] (for meeting, appointment)disponible
Is Mr Cooke available today? → Est-ce que Monsieur Cooke est disponible aujourd'hui?
is the manager available? (to see me)est-ce que le directeur peut (me) recevoir?; (on phone)pourrais-je parler au directeur?
available for comment
He is not available for comment → Il s'abstient de tout commentaire.

available

adj
objecterhältlich; (Comm) (from supplier) → lieferbar, erhältlich; (= in stock)vorrätig; (= free) time, postfrei; theatre seats etcfrei, zu haben pred; (= at one’s disposal) worker, means, resources etcverfügbar, zur Verfügung stehend; to be availablevorhanden sein; (= at one’s disposal)zur Verfügung stehen; (person) (= not otherwise occupied)frei or abkömmlich (form)sein; (= can be reached)erreichbar sein; (for discussion) → zu sprechen sein; to make something available to somebodyjdm etw zur Verfügung stellen; (= accessible) culture, knowledge, informationjdm etw zugänglich machen; to make oneself available to somebodysich jdm zur Verfügung stellen; could you make yourself available for discussion between 2 and 3?könnten Sie sich zwischen 2 und 3 für eine Besprechung freihalten or zur Verfügung halten?; the best dictionary available, the best available dictionarydas beste Wörterbuch, das es gibt; he caught the next available flight homeer nahm den nächsten or nächstmöglichen Flug nach Hause; to try every available means (to achieve something)nichts unversucht lassen(, um etw zu erreichen); reference books/consultants are availableNachschlagewerke/Berater stehen einem/Ihnen etc zur Verfügung; all available staff were asked to help outdas abkömmliche or verfügbare or zur Verfügung stehende Personal wurde gebeten auszuhelfen; are you available for tennis/a discussion tonight?können Sie heute Abend Tennis spielen/an einer Diskussion teilnehmen?; when will you be available to start in the new job?wann können Sie die Stelle antreten?; I’m not available until Octoberich bin vor Oktober nicht frei; a professor should always be available to his studentsein Professor sollte stets für seine Studenten da sein or seinen Studenten stets zur Verfügung stehen; he’s available for consultation on Mondayser hat montags Sprechzeit; you shouldn’t make yourself so available to himdu solltest es ihm nicht so leicht machen; she’s what is known as “available”es ist bekannt, dass sie „leicht zu haben“ ist
(form) ticketgültig

available

[əˈveɪləbl] adjdisponibile
to make sth available to sb → mettere qc a disposizione di qn
is the manager available? → è libero il direttore?
every available means → tutti i mezzi disponibili

available

(əˈveiləbl) adjective
able or ready to be used. The hall is available on Saturday night; All the available money has been used.
aˌvailaˈbility noun

available

مُتَوَفِّر dostupný ledig verfügbar διαθέσιμος disponible saatavana oleva disponible dostupan disponibile 利用できる 사용할 수 있는 beschikbaar tilgjengelig dostępny disponível доступный tillgänglig มีอยู่ uygun sẵn có 可用的

available

a. disponible, servicial; a la mano;
to be ___estar a la disposición, estar ___.

available

adj disponible
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Another time she would have stilled the cravings for food until reaching her own home, where she would have brewed herself a cup of tea and taken a snack of anything that was available.
Had the Colonel survived only a few weeks longer, it is probable that his great political influence, and powerful connections at home and abroad, would have consummated all that was necessary to render the claim available.
And if you descend into the bowels of the various leviathans, why there you will not find distinctions a fiftieth part as available to the systematizer as those external ones already enumerated.
He forthwith adopts one of the candidates thus selected as the only available one, thus proving that he is himself available for any purposes of the demagogue.
I don't know that I ever put a situation together better, or got happier spectacular effects out of the materials available.
Frank would be received in the office on a very different footing from the footing of an ordinary clerk; he would be "pushed on" at every available opportunity; and the first "good thing" the House had to offer, either at home or abroad, would be placed at his disposal.
Micawber; 'Copperfield,' for so he had been accustomed to call me, of late, 'has a heart to feel for the distresses of his fellow-creatures when they are behind a cloud, and a head to plan, and a hand to - in short, a general ability to dispose of such available property as could be made away with.
Joe's housekeeping to be of the strictest kind, and that my larcenous researches might find nothing available in the safe.
The result of our conversation was that she was to proceed to Yellowsands on the morrow, and that I was to follow as soon as possible, so as to be available should she chance to need any advice, and at all events to give myself the pleasure of meeting her again.
The only available standard was the market price, and this he rejected as being fixed by competition among capitalists who could only secure profit by obtaining from their workmen more products than they paid them for, and could only tempt customers by offering a share of the unpaid-for part of the products as a reduction in price.
Because I must tell you I am not available for anybody's purpose, thanks to the peerless beauty of my lady Dulcinea del Toboso.
Shortly after we had been caged the amphitheater began to fill and within an hour every available part of the seating space was occupied.

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