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already, ready, ripe

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4524 ready1a
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To have prepared yourself or to have been prepared for something. English = (be) ready. 2. Of fruit, to be fully grown and ready to eat. English = (be) ripe. As Modifier: 1. Used to describe something that has happened before the present time, and which does not need to happen again, or which has happened earlier than you expected. English = already.