unready

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Unready \Un*read"y\, adjective

1. Not ready or prepared; not prompt; slow; awkward; clumsy. --Dryden.

Nor need the unready virgin strike her breast. --Keble.

2. Not dressed; undressed. [Obs.]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Unready \Un*read"y\, verb (used with an object) [1st pref. un- + ready.] To undress. [Obs.] --Sir P. Sidney.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

unready

adjective

1: not prepared or in a state of readiness; slow to understand or respond; "she cursed her unready tongue" [ant: {ready}]


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