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ready

adjective /ˈredi/
(negative unready) prepared; able to be used etc immediately or when needed; able to do (something) immediately or when necessary
fertig
I’ve packed our cases, so we’re ready to leave Is tea ready yet? Your coat has been cleaned and is ready (to be collected).
(negative unready) willing
bereit
I’m always ready to help.
quick
rasch
You’re too ready to find faults in other people He always has a ready answer.
likely, about (to do something)
im Begriff
My head feels as if it’s ready to burst.
readiness noun
die Bereitschaft
readily adverb willingly
bereitwillig
I’d readily help you.
without difficulty
ohne weiteres
I can readily answer all your questions.
ready cash ready money
das Bargeld
We’re running short of ready cash.
ready-made adjective (especially of clothes) made in standard sizes, and for sale to anyone who wishes to buy, rather than being made for one particular person
Konfektions-…
a ready-made suit.
ready money coins and banknotes
das Bargeld
I want to be paid in ready money, not by cheque.
ready-to-wear adjective (of clothes) ready-made
Konfektions-…
a ready-to-wear suit.
in readiness ready
bereit
I want everything in readiness for his arrival.
(Definition of ready from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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