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Definitions of ripe

  1. far along in time; "a man of advanced age"; "advanced in years"; "a ripe old age"; "the ripe age of 90" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used; "ripe peaches"; "full-bodies mature wines" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. most suitable or right for a particular purpose; "a good time to plant tomatoes"; "the right time to act"; "the time is ripe for great sociological changes" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. at the highest point of development especially in judgment or knowledge; "a ripe mind" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. fully prepared or eager; "the colonists were ripe for revolution" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. Intoxicated. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7. The bank of a river. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Advanced to the state of fitness for use; mellow; as, ripe cheese; ripe wine. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Having attained its full development; mature; perfected; consummate. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Ready for action or effect; prepared. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Like ripened fruit in ruddiness and plumpness. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. To ripen; to grow ripe. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To mature; to ripen. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14. Ready for reaping or gathering; having attained perfection; mature; - said of fruits, seeds, etc.; as, ripe grain. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. Maturated or suppurated; ready to discharge; - said of sores, tumors, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. Grown to maturity or perfection; ready for harvest; as, ripe grain or fruit; brought to a state most fit for use; mellow; matured; as, ripe wisdom; ready to act; prepared; as, ripe for mischief. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  17. Ripely. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. Ripeness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. Mature; fully developed. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  20. Ready for harvest: arrived at perfection: fit for use: developed to the utmost: finished: ready: resembling ripe fruit. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  21. Mature; fit for use; finished; ready. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  22. To grow ripe. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  23. Fully matured and fit for food, as fruit; mature. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  24. Brought to perfection in growth; mature; fit for use; matured; finished; ready; prepared; fully qualified; resembling ripe fruit; suppurated. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  25. Brought to perfection or maturity; mature; mellow; fit for use; ready; prepared. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  26. Having seeds mature and ready for germination. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  27. [Anglo-Saxon] Having seeds mature and ready for germination (bot.). na
  28. Ready for reaping or gathering; having attained perfection; mature; -- said of fruits, seeds, etc.; as, ripe grain. mso.anu.edu.au
  29. Maturated or suppurated; ready to discharge; -- said of sores, tumors, etc. mso.anu.edu.au
  30. Ready for reaping or gathering; having attained perfection; mature; said of fruits, seeds, etc.; as, ripe grain. dictgcide_fs
  31. Maturated or suppurated; ready to discharge; said of sores, tumors, etc. dictgcide_fs
  32. r[=i]p, adj. ready for harvest: arrived at perfection: fit for use: developed to the utmost: finished: ready: resembling ripe fruit: mature, as ripe judgment.--v.i. to grow ripe, to ripen.--v.t. (Shak.) to make ripe.--adv. RIPE'LY.--v.i. R[=I]'PEN, to grow ripe: to approach or reach perfection.--v.t. to make ripe: to bring to perfection.--n. RIPE'NESS. [A.S. ripe, conn. with rip, harvest; cog. with Dut. riip, Ger. reif; akin to A.S. ripan, to reap.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  33. r[=i]p, v.t. to search, to rummage. [Rip.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  34. Ready to be reaped, gathered, eaten, drunk, used, or dealt with, fully developed, mellow, mature, prepared or able to undergo something, in fit state for, (r. corn, fruit, cheese, wine, seed; r. lips, red& full like r. fruit; r. beauty, of grown woman; r. scholar, scholarship, judgement, experience, understanding; die at a r. age, old; persons of riper years, not immature; opportunity r. to be seized; is r. to hear the truth; mood or person, plan, disease, r. for mischief, execution, treatment; soon r. soon rotten, Provencal depreciating precocity); hence ripen v.t. & i., ripely adv., ripeness n. (Vb, chiefly poet.) = ripen. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary

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