Definition of Affording

1. Verb. (present participle of afford) ¹



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Definition of Affording

1. afford [v] - See also: afford

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Affording

afforciament
afforciaments
afforcing
afford
affordabilities
affordability
affordable
affordable luxuries
affordable luxury
affordably
affordance
affordances
afforded
affordest
affordeth
affording (current term)
affordment
affordments
affords
afforest
afforestation
afforestations
afforested
afforesting
afforests
afformation
afformative
afformatives
afforred
afforring

Literary usage of Affording

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1. Chronological History of the West Indies by Thomas Southey (1827)
"... the greater part of which was sold in the country, affording to the planters a very considerable source in money, wherewith to pay island contingencies, ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1896)
"affording as it does highly favorable conditions for the growth of tropical and subtropical plants under natural conditions, it has yielded most important ..."

3. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Commission of Horticulture (1882)
"This mass of cottony fiber is filled with a great amount of granular matter, for the purpose, it may be, of affording sustenance to the young insects within ..."

4. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"... Pope Benedict XIII wished to transfer him to some position of greater responsibility affording a wider field for the display of his powers and activity, ..."

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