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synonyms for readies

  • arrange
  • brace
  • equip
  • fit
  • fix
  • gird
  • provide
  • warm up
  • brief
  • fortify
  • get
  • make
  • order
  • organize
  • post
  • prep
  • set
  • strengthen
  • clear the decks
  • fill in
  • fit out
  • gear up
  • get ready
  • get set
  • keep posted
  • let in on
  • make ready
  • make up
  • pave the way
  • psych up
  • put on to
  • wise up
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antonyms for readies

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  • disarrange
  • disorganize
  • disturb
  • let go
  • destroy
  • disallow
  • discourage
  • disorder
  • displace
  • dissuade
  • fail
  • halt
  • hurt
  • lose
  • prevent
  • weaken
  • hold back
  • retard
  • slow
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How to use readies in a sentence

But meanwhile he gains no real strength, he readies no new height of contemplation.
AN ESTIMATE OF THE VALUE AND INFLUENCE OF WORKS OF FICTION IN MODERN TIMESTHOMAS HILL GREEN
The fact that he was not so billed made him realise what a small part of any secret ever readies the general ear.
THE MAYOR OF WARWICKHERBERT M. HOPKINS
A gale of wind, accompanied with heavy rain, often readies its climax just about the dawn.
HODGE AND HIS MASTERSRICHARD JEFFERIES
He 'readies up the broads,' as he terms it, by cutting all the high cards convex, and the low ones concave.
SHARPS AND FLATSJOHN NEVIL MASKELYNE
Can a Tartar be said to cook, when he only readies his steak by riding on it?
SARTOR RESARTUS, AND ON HEROES, HERO-WORSHIP, AND THE HEROIC IN HISTORYTHOMAS CARLYLE
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