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  • adj. Obsolete spelling of ready.

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Examples

  • But I will make another shift beside, which I trust shall serue the turne till he come, if sales be made before he be readie, which is and shall be as pleaseth God: who euer preserue your worship, and send us good sales.

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  • I know a Lot of People talk shizz about McG, but he and a bunch of other well~known Directors with enough Clout...are readie to go and form this community...

    Venom Script Turned In To Sony; Movie Still Kicking | /Film

  • April 27, 2008 at 12:36 pm yess, grwashoppre, you willz be readie when you can snatches teh cheezburger from my hand.

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  • I've turned on comment verification, so now you have to actually prove you're a human-human-readie-readie before you add your two cents.

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  • Houshold, giving him command, that (on the morrow) dinner should be readie betimes, and bedding to be thence carried, if any desired rest at mid-time of the day.

    The Decameron

  • No sooner were you departed her but I had them readie, and as many more, and could I have knowne whither to send them, they had bene with you long time since, which because I could not (by any meanes) compasse, I kept them still for you in continuall readinesse, as hoping of your comming hither againe.

    The Decameron

  • Understand then, worthy Lords and Ladies, that this Faulcone hath long time robbed me of those delights, which men (in meere equitie) ought to have with their wives: because continually, so as breake of day hath appeared, my Husband, starting out of bed, makes him selfe readie, presently to Horsse, and with this Faulcon on his

    The Decameron

  • Hee made also readie most riche and costly garments, shaped by the body of a comely young Gentlewoman, who he knew to be equall in proportion and stature, to her of whom hee hade made his election.

    The Decameron

  • Finding the doore standing readie open, they entered in, tooke the Brawne, carried it with them to the Priests house, and afterward went all to bed.

    The Decameron

  • Neither will I likewise minister matter to rash heades (over-readie in censuring commendable life) any way to impaire the honestie of Ladies, by their idle detracting speeches.

    The Decameron

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