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English definition of “ready”

ready

adjective [before noun] (QUICK)    /ˈred.i/ mainly approving
quick with answers, jokes, solutions, etc.: He had a ready reply to every question. He was charming, with a ready wit (= the ability to quickly say clever and funny things).IntelligencePerceptive
(Definition of ready adjective (QUICK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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