ready englannista suomeksi
valmiina, käden ulottuvilla
expressed with 5th infinitive of a verb
valmis, expressed with 5th infinitive of a verb
The command to make (l), regardless of language of competitors, used in multiple sports to get contestants to their marks in preparation to start.
Prepared for immediate action or use.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Regained)
1711, (w), ''journal to Stella''
- she was told dinner was ready
*(quote-video game)|title=(w)|genre=fiction|Science Fiction|location=Redwood City|publisher=Electronic Arts|year=2010|platform=PC|scene=(w)|oclc=865290061|passage=(w): I'll admit it, Shepard. I'm impressed. You got us here. Are you ready?Shepard: We're going in blind, and we don't even know if we'll survive the trip. No way in hell we're ready... but we don't have a choice.
Liable at any moment.
(RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice)
Not slow or hesitating; quick in action or perception of any kind.
(RQ:Macaulay History of England)
(RQ:Jefferies Amateur Poacher)
(RQ:Kipling Jungle Book)
Offering itself at once; at hand; opportune; convenient.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
(RQ:Dryden Theodore and Honori)
- A sapling pine he wrenched from out the ground, / The readiest weapon that his fury found.
To prepare; to make ready for action.
(RQ:Arbuthnot John Bul)
- Lord Strut was not flush in ready, either to go to law, or to clear old debts.
2008, (w), ''The Group''
- (..) he was generous when he had the cash. Many a time he kept me going in drink through the week when I was stuck for the ready (..)