action stations Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “action stations” - English Dictionary

Definition of "action stations" - British English Dictionary

See all translations

action stationsnoun [plural]

uk   us   UK informal
the ​situation in which you are as ​ready as ​possible to ​perform a ​task you have been ​preparing for: The ​wholeschool was atactionstations for the ​inspectors' ​visit.action stations! used to ​tellpeople to get ​readyimmediately to do the ​particularjobs that they have been given to do: Right, everyone - ​actionstations! We're ​starting in three ​minutes.
(Definition of action stations from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “action stations”
in Chinese (Simplified) 做好准备…
in Chinese (Traditional) 做好準備…
What is the pronunciation of action stations?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

forage

to go from place to place searching, especially for food

Word of the Day

Meerkat meme
Meerkat meme
by Colin McIntosh,
September 03, 2015
Meerkats are not new to popular culture (they appear in the folk tales of the San people of the Kalahari), but their arrival in the public’s consciousness, at least in the UK and the US, is a relatively recent phenomenon. Meerkats are small, sociable Southern African mammals that live in large family

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More