What does readiness mean?

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ˈrɛd i nɪsreadi·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. readiness, preparedness, preparation(noun)

    the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)

    "putting them in readiness"; "their preparation was more than adequate"

  2. readiness, eagerness, zeal, forwardness(noun)

    prompt willingness

    "readiness to continue discussions"; "they showed no eagerness to spread the gospel"; "they disliked his zeal in demonstrating his superiority"; "he tried to explain his forwardness in battle"

  3. set, readiness(noun)

    (psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way

    "the subjects' set led them to solve problems the familiar way and to overlook the simpler solution"; "his instructions deliberately gave them the wrong set"

  4. facility, readiness(noun)

    a natural effortlessness

    "they conversed with great facility"; "a happy readiness of conversation"--Jane Austen

Wiktionary

  1. readiness(Noun)

    the state or degree of being ready

Webster Dictionary

  1. Readiness(noun)

    the state or quality of being ready; preparation; promptness; aptitude; willingness

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. readiness

    The ability of United States military forces to fight and meet the demands of the national military strategy. Readiness is the synthesis of two distinct but interrelated

How to pronounce readiness ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say readiness in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of readiness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of readiness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of readiness in a Sentence

  1. George Maus:

    Most of our folks are in a state of readiness.

  2. Chiang Rai:

    Our readiness is at the highest today. Today is D-day.

  3. Madeleine Albright:

    The damage being done to America's diplomatic readiness.

  4. Jean Baptiste Rousseau:

    Readiness of speech is often inability to hold the tongue.

  5. Dietrich Bonhoeffer:

    Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

Images & Illustrations of readiness

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