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We’ll never be ready in time.
She was ready for a new challenge.
Are you ready to go yet?
Jack was always ready to work extra hours if necessary.
You are too ready to find fault with other people.
He was always ready with a story to cheer us up.
a ready smile
This type of account gives you ready access to your money.
She’s upstairs getting ready to go out.
It was time to get the kids ready for bed.
‘Shall I start now?’ ‘When you’re ready’.
This is the British English definition of ready. View American English definition of ready.