Definitions of readiness

  1. (psychology) a temporary readiness 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The quality or state of being ready. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. Preparedness; promptitude; willingness. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. Quickness; freedom from reluctance; promptitude; willingness; fitness of condition; being in a state of preparation; to make ready, to prepare; to put in order. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for readiness

  1. When Tirant held counsel with the emperor, they spoke at length about war and what things would be needed, and at that time they were all dressed in readiness for battle. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  2. But you can have equal readiness to sacrifice from all. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell