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Engelsk navneord: readiness

1. readiness (om tilstand) the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPutting them in readiness.
Their preparation was more than adequate.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)preparation, preparedness


Mindre specifikke termerstate


Mere specifikke termeralert, qui vive, ready


Kendetegnerready, unready


Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

2. readiness (om egenskab) prompt willingness


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningReadiness to continue discussions.
They showed no eagerness to spread the gospel.
They disliked his zeal in demonstrating his superiority.
He tried to explain his forwardness in battle.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)eagerness, forwardness, zeal


Mindre specifikke termerwillingness

3. readiness (om erkendelse) (psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe subjects' set led them to solve problems the familiar way and to overlook the simpler solution.
His instructions deliberately gave them the wrong set.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)set


Mindre specifikke termercognitive state, state of mind


Overordnet emneområdepsychological science, psychology

4. readiness (om egenskab) a natural effortlessness


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey conversed with great facility.
A happy readiness of conversation.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)facility


Mindre specifikke termereffortlessness









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