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at the ready Explained

at the ready at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

at the ready
adj : ready for immediate use; "soldiers with guns at the ready";
"students with pens and notebooks at the ready" [syn: {at
the ready(p)}]

at the ready at English (WD) Of Explained:


Prepositional phrase

Inter: en-PP » at the ready
  • Inter: idiomati » c Ready; in a state of preparation or waiting; in position or anticipation.
    1. : The soldiers held their rifles at the ready and listened for the enemy.

    Translation: et » at the ready