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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fit(p), primed(p), set(p)adjective

    (usually followed by `to' or `for') on the point of or strongly disposed

    "in no fit state to continue"; "fit to drop"; "laughing fit to burst"; "she was fit to scream"; "primed for a fight"; "we are set to go at any time"


  1. primedadjective

    prepared for use or action


  1. primed

    Primed generally refers to something that is prepared or made ready for a specific purpose, action, or use. This could be preparing a surface for painting, making someone ready for a task, setting conditions favorable for a chemical reaction, or preparing a weapon or explosive device for use. It can also refer to the state of being first or foremost. "Primed" can also be used in a biological context, referring to an immune system that has been previously exposed and ready to respond to a specific antigen. It can also refer to duplicating or repeating something, typically for mathematical or computational purposes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Primed

    of Prime

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of primed in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of primed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of primed in a Sentence

  1. Carol Smith:

    Fuel moisture is very low, which means those fuels are ready. If there's any kind of spark, or something to start a fire, those fuels are primed and ready to just take off.

  2. Morgan Stanley:

    With the market primed to sell any sign of weakness, the risk of a large downward move is rising.

  3. James Pindell:

    The race seems to be primed for that, it gets all the attention in this state. This state has got four major races. We have two congressional races and a competitive governor's race. But all people talk about is Shaheen and Brown, every single day.

  4. Tessa Dare:

    Sexism, society is primed to view anything produced by women for women as lesser, and there's always been an assumption that romance is frivolous, poorly written, and holds little appeal for men. Bridgerton's success is proving all those assumptions false.

  5. Dirk Hoke:

    In my view, it is hugely important that we participate as equal partners so that we are primed to develop and build technologies for such a gateway.

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