Definition of preparedness in English:


Syllabification: pre·par·ed·ness
Pronunciation: /prəˈpe(ə)r(ə)dnis


  • A state of readiness, especially for war: the country maintained a high level of military preparedness
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    • My brother had expressed his doubts about our preparedness and readiness for this climb.
    • The levels of preparedness, public awareness and education in this region are high and do save lives.
    • Patriotic organizations advocating military preparedness found new listeners.

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