Definition of available
1 : present or ready for immediate use available resources
3 : qualified or willing to do something or to assume a responsibility available candidates
4 : present in such chemical or physical form as to be usable (as by a plant) available nitrogen available water
5 law : valid —used of a legal plea or charge
6 archaic : having a beneficial effect
availablyplay \-blē\ adverb
Examples of available in a Sentence
The family kept emergency supplies available.
The dress is also available in larger sizes.
The articles are available at any drugstore.
Fresh fruit is available during the summer.
The drug is readily available in Europe.
The report will soon be made available to the public.
I missed the plane, and the next available flight doesn't leave until tomorrow.
All available resources were used.
She spent every available dollar on her hobby.
Parking is available for people staying at the hotel.
Recent Examples of available from the Web
FanFest tickets are $35, or $30 for ages 3-12, but an online BOGO ticket offer is available for Friday (M.mlb.com/all-star-game/tickets).
Coin dealers will be available for free informal appraisals, and ANACS-America’s Oldest Coin Authentication and Grading Service will be on-site to take certification submissions of rare coins, medals and tokens.
Organizers said the importance of girls getting involved in the sport transcend its recreational benefits as there are inherent business and networking opportunities available on the links.
Before the movie begins at 9 p.m.,enjoy local bands and bites from local food trucks and beer, wineand canned margaritas are available at Crown Center Square.
However, Michael Elleman of the International Institute for Strategic Studies believes that such a capability will not be available until America and Japan can deploy new interceptors, known as Block 2A, on ships sailing near Japan.
These flavors aren’t available for consumers to buy, but the company has made small batches of them and sent them out into the world.
That, too, could help solve the problem of gaps where jobs are available but there are too few workers with appropriate skills to fit them.
The download feature for offline viewing is available for all iOS and Android users on your phone, tablet, or PC.
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AVAILABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of available for English Language Learners
: easy or possible to get or use
: present or ready for use
: present and able or willing to talk to someone
AVAILABLE Defined for Kids
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