ready englannista suomeksi
valmiina, käden ulottuvilla
expressed with 5th infinitive of a verb
valmis, expressed with 5th infinitive of a verb
Prepared for immediate action or use.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Regained)
1711, (w), ''journal to Stella''
- she was told dinner was ready
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: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 (..)