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ready-ready adjective

Ready, this moment, to do the next thing (as opposed to starting to think about bringing the previous activity to a close… at some point… probably, which is some people’s idea of “ready”)

Collected by

G – 1980s?
Georgina Gallagher (Iliff, Nichols) – sibling of Mark


You’re ready-ready when you’re wearing the right clothes and shoes, don’t need to visit the loo, have your keys, wallet, phone etc all stowed, and there are no “I just have to…” tasks hanging over you

Submitted: 09/08/2021 by Mark ● Last updated: 09/08/2021 15:43 by Mark

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