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Ready meaning

ready - 12 dictionary results

  1. 1. Prepared for what one is about to do or experience; equipped or supplied with what is needed for some act or event; prepared for immediate movement or action; as, the troops are ready to march; ready for the journey.
  2. 2. Fitted or arranged for immediate use; causing no delay for lack of being prepared or furnished.
  3. 3. Prepared in mind or disposition; not reluctant; willing; free; inclined; disposed.
  4. 4. Not slow or hesitating; quick in action or perception of any kind; dexterous; prompt; easy; expert; as, a ready apprehension; ready wit; a ready writer or workman.
  5. 5. Offering itself at once; at hand; opportune; convenient; near; easy.
  6. 6. A word of command, or a position, in the manual of arms, at which the piece is cocked and held in position to execute promptly the next command, which is, aim.
  7. 7. In a state of preparation for immediate action; so as to need no delay.
  8. 8. Ready money; cash; -- commonly with the; as, he was well supplied with the ready.
  9. 9. To dispose in order.
  10. 10. On the point; about; on the brink; near; - with a following infinitive.
  11. 11. money; cash; - commonly with the; as, he was well supplied with the ready.
  12. 12. Prepared; willing; prompt; easy.

ready - examples of usage

  1. We must be ready for him. - "The Crisis, Volume 6", Winston Churchill.
  2. They were ready to tell. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  3. " I was all ready. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
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