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Prepared for the coming of an event
“I felt guilty about the situation and was ready to accept the earful that was due my way.”
Willing or eager to do something
“We are certainly ready to play our part in promoting the benefits of reading to the community.”
Readily obtainable or available for use
“We have a ready supply of food for our camping trip.”
Prepared for use or action
“We spent practically the whole day getting the house ready for the party.”
(ready to) In such a condition as to be likely to do something
“The audience appeared to be ready to explode in fits of laughter at any second.”
Having or showing the ability to respond without delay or hesitation
“He has a ready answer to those who criticize the firm for appointing him as partner.”
Involving minimal difficulty or effort
“One does not simply find a ready solution to the problems that plague our society.”
(of food) Ready for consumption
“The bananas will be ready to eat within a couple of days.”
To make ready in advance
“The cuts are part of a streamlining operation to ready the company for acquisition or merger.”
To instill courage into
“William Wallace would ready his men for battle with an inspiring speech.”
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