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ready (n):
poised for action
Samples
their guns were at the ready
ready (v):
make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
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Get the children ready for school!
prepare for war.
I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill

Related Words: prepareset
ready (v):
prepare for eating by applying heat
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Cook me dinner, please.
can you make me an omelette?
fix breakfast for the guests, please

Related Words: cookprepare
ready (s):
(of especially money) immediately available
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he seems to have ample ready money.
a ready source of cash
ready (s):
apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity
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a quick mind.
a ready wit

Related Words: quick
ready (s):
made suitable and available for immediate use
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dinner is ready
ready (a):
completely prepared or in condition for immediate action or use or progress
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get ready.
she is ready to resign.
the bridge is ready to collapse.
I am ready to work.
ready for action.
ready for use.
the soup will be ready in a minute.
ready to learn to read
ready (s):
mentally disposed
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he was ready to believe her
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Let sleeping dogs lie

Uyuyan köpeği uyandırma.
Do not instigate trouble.; Leave something alone if it might cause trouble.


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