Spanish translation of 'readiness'
- (= willingness)
buena disposición f
⇒ his readiness to help us
su buena disposición para ayudarnos
- (= preparedness)
⇒ we laid the tables in readiness for the guests
preparamos las mesas para la llegada de los invitados
⇒ equipment that is kept in readiness for an emergency
material que se mantiene listo or preparado para una emergencia
⇒ to hold o.s. in readiness (for sth)
mantenerse listo (para algo)
- (= sharpness)
⇒ readiness of wit
viveza f de ingenio
Example Sentences Including 'readiness'
He doesn't greet me, and the newspaper, carefully unfolded in readiness for him, goes up before his face.The Complete Stories Volume 2
He now took the liberty of placing his duty card in the punch, and stood with his hand in readiness above the bell.THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)
Sister Mary Eustasia, eager to demonstrate her readiness with the taboo topic of sex, for once had missed the point.INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
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Translation of readiness from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary