make ready

  • 1 make ready to — (do something) to prepare to do something. He made ready to jump in the water and swim to shore as soon as the boat neared the beach …

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  • 2 make ready — ► make ready prepare. Main Entry: ↑ready …

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  • 3 make ready — index plan, provide (arrange for) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 make-ready — /mayk red ee/, n. 1. Print. the process of preparing a form for printing by overlays or underlays to equalize the impression. 2. the act or process of making something ready for use: a charge for make ready on the new car. [1820 30; n. use of v.… …

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  • 5 make ready — PREPARE, make preparations, get everything ready, gear up for. → ready * * * phrasal : to prepare and adjust the form and press for printing * * * prepare they were told to make ready for the journey home …

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  • 6 make-ready — /mayk red ee/, n. 1. Print. the process of preparing a form for printing by overlays or underlays to equalize the impression. 2. the act or process of making something ready for use: a charge for make ready on the new car. [1820 30; n. use of v.… …

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  • 7 make-ready — make′ read′y n. pri the process of preparing a form for printing by overlays or underlays to equalize the impression • Etymology: 1885–90, amer …

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  • 8 make ready — making ready for their departure Syn: prepare, make preparations, get everything ready, gear up for …

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  • 9 make ready — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. arrange, get ready, prearrange; see cook , prepare 1 …

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  • 10 make ready — prepare. → ready …

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  • 11 make-ready — noun a) A sheet of paper on which overlays are pasted for printing b) The process of preparing such sheets …

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  • 12 Make-ready — Приправка (машины) …

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  • 13 make ready — prepare …

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  • 14 make ready — idi to bring to a state of readiness; prepare …

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  • 15 make-ready — /ˈmeɪk rɛdi/ (say mayk redee) noun the final preparation of type blocks, offset plates, etc., before printing …

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  • 16 make ready (for something) — make ˈready (for sth) idiom (formal) to prepare • to make ready for the President s visit Main entry: ↑readyidiom …

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  • 17 make ready to do something — make ready to (do something) to prepare to do something. He made ready to jump in the water and swim to shore as soon as the boat neared the beach …

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  • 18 make ready for publication — index edit Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 make ready time — parengties trukmė statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. make ready time vok. Vorbereitungszeit, f rus. время подготовления, n pranc. temps de préparation, m …

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  • 20 Make-ready blanket — Декель, устраняющий необходимость в приправке форм …

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