1. [ adjective ] 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"

Related terms: unavailable open ready on_hand gettable purchasable in_stock on_tap easy on_tap forthcoming acquirable lendable addressable accessible handiness
2. [ adjective ] not busy; not otherwise committed
Synonyms: uncommitted

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

Related terms: free
3. [ adjective ] convenient for use or disposal
Synonyms: useable usable

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

Related terms: disposable
Similar spelling:   availability