HyperDic: preparedness

English > 1 sense of the word preparedness:
NOUNstatepreparedness, readiness, preparationthe state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)
preparedness > pronunciation
Soundspriypeh'rahdnahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > preparedness: 1 sense > noun 1, state
MeaningThe state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action).
Synonymsreadiness, preparation
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
AttributesreadyCompletely prepared or in condition for immediate action or use or progress
unreadynot prepared or in a state of readiness
Narroweralert, qui vivecondition of heightened watchfulness or preparation / preparation for action
readypoised for action / action
BroaderstateThe way something is with respect to its main attributes
Spanishdisponibilidad, preparación
Catalandisponibilitat
Adjectivespreparedmade ready or fit or suitable beforehand
preparedhaving made preparations

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