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ripe

adjective
 
 
/raɪp/
B2 developed enough and ready to be eaten: ripe bananasFarming - general wordsVarious qualities of foodReady and willingUnwilling and reluctant
ripe for sth developed enough to be ready for something: The country is ripe for change. The time is ripe for (= It is the right time for) investing in new technology.Ready and willingUnwilling and reluctant
Translations of “ripe”
in Korean 잘 익은…
in Arabic ناضِج…
in French mûr…
in Turkish olmuş, olgun, hazır…
in Italian maturo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 果實/莊稼, (果實或莊稼)成熟的…
in Russian спелый…
in Polish dojrzały…
in Spanish maduro…
in Portuguese maduro, maturado…
in German reif…
in Catalan madur, madurat…
in Japanese (果物などが)熟れた, 完熟した…
in Chinese (Simplified) 果实/庄稼, (果实或庄稼)成熟的…
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