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English definition of “be ready to roll”

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be ready to roll

mainly US
to be going to start soon: The new TV series from the West Wing team is ready to roll. to be going to leave soon: Give me a call when you're ready to roll and I'll meet you outside.
Translations of “be ready to roll”
in Chinese (Traditional) 就緒, 即將發生, 即將離開…
in Chinese (Simplified) 就绪, 即将发生, 即将离开…
(Definition of be ready to roll from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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