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To be ready, or to get ready for something - synonyms or related words

stand by

to be ready to do something

brace

verb

to get ready for something unpleasant

steel yourself

to prepare yourself for something unpleasant

all systems go

used for saying that everything is ready for an event or an activity to begin

be ripe for something

to be ready for something, especially a change

be in business

informal

to be ready to do something, because all the necessary preparations have been made

be looking to do something

planning to do something

have something up your sleeve

to have a secret plan that you can surprise someone with

screw up

to prepare mentally for doing something difficult

batten down

to get ready or to make something ready for a difficult or dangerous situation

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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