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British English: /ˈrɛdi/
American English: /ˈrɛdi/

Translation of ready in Italian:


  • 1 (prepared) (person, meal, car, product)
    for something per qualcosa
    ready to do
    pronto a o per fare
    to get ready
    to get something ready
    preparare qualcosa
    to make ready to do
    prepararsi a fare
    ready for anything
    pronto a tutto
    ready when you are
    sono pronto quando vuoi
    ready, steady, go! (Sport)
    pronti, via!
    ready about! (Nautical)
    pronti a virare!
    I'm ready, willing and able ready and waiting
  • 2 (willing)
    to do a fare
    more than ready to do
    più che disponibile a fare
    Ann, the house looked ready to collapse
    Ann, la casa sembrava sul punto di crollare
    to be ready for
    avere bisogno di
    (meal, vacation)
    to feel ready for a rest
    avere bisogno di riposarsi
  • 3 (quick)
    (answer, wit, smile)
    to be ready with one's criticism, excuses
    essere pronto a criticare, a scusarsi


  • (to have) a gun, pen at the ready
    (essere) pronto a sparare, scrivere

also: readies plural noun

(British English) [informal]

transitive verb

reflexive verb

  • to ready oneself
    for something a qualcosa

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