One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘their readiness to accept new technology’
willingness, inclination, enthusiasm, eagerness, keenness, gameness
promptness, quickness, alacrity
2‘we need to maintain our forces in a state of readiness’
preparedness, preparation, fitness
3‘I was surprised at the readiness of his reply’
promptness, quickness, rapidity, swiftness, speed, speediness, punctuality, timeliness
cleverness, sharpness, astuteness, shrewdness, keenness, discernment, aptness, adroitness, deftness, skill, skilfulness
‘there were candles in readiness, and Anne quickly lit them’
ready, at the ready, available, on hand, accessible, handy, at one's fingertips
prepared, primed, on standby, standing by, on stand-to, on call, on full alert
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