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to be ready to do something
to get ready for something unpleasant
to prepare yourself for something unpleasant
to be/get ready to deal with something very dangerous
to get ready or to make something ready for a difficult or dangerous situation
to be ready for something, especially a change
informal to be ready to do something, because all the necessary preparations have been made
planning to do something
to have a secret plan that you can surprise someone with
to prepare mentally for doing something difficult
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
a person or team that does not win a competition or race but is second, or is close to winning
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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