READY

ready

1. [Adjective]: completely prepared or in condition for immediate action or use or progress; "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

2. [Noun]: poised for action; "their guns were at the ready"

3. brought into readiness; "dinner is ready"

4. mentally disposed; "he was ready to believe her"

5. apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity; "a quick mind"; "a ready wit"

6. [Verb]: prepare for eating by applying heat; "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"

7. [Verb]: make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc; "Get the children ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"

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