Preparation

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Preparation->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ preparation
preparation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ providing
providing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ provision
provision
providence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ anticipation
anticipation
&c.(foresight) 510
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ precaution
precaution
preconcertation
predisposition
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ forecast
forecast
&c.(plan) 626
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rehearsal
rehearsal
note of preparation
=>(Putting in order)
GRP: \\ N \\ Putting in order
Sgm: \\ N \\ Putting in order \\ arrangement
arrangement
&c. 60
Sgm: \\ N \\ Putting in order \\ clearance
clearance
Sgm: \\ N \\ Putting in order \\ adjustment
adjustment
&c. 23
Sgm: \\ N \\ Putting in order \\ tuning
tuning
Sgm: \\ N \\ Putting in order \\ equipment
equipment
outfit
accouterment
armament
array
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ripening
ripening
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ maturation
maturation
evolution
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ elaboration
elaboration
concoction
digestion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ gestation
gestation
batching
incubation
sitting
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ groundwork
groundwork
first stone
cradle
stepping-stone
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ foundation
foundation
scaffold
&c.(support) 215
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ scaffolding
scaffolding
echafaudage
=>(Preparation of men)
GRP: \\ N \\ Preparation of men
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparation of men \\ training
training
&c.(education) 537
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparation of men \\ inurement
inurement
&c.(habit) 613
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparation of men \\ novitiate
novitiate
=>(Preparation of food)
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparation of men \\ Preparation of food
cooking
cookery
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparation of men \\ brewing
brewing
culinary art
=>(Preparation of the soil)
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparation of men \\ Preparation of the soil
tilling
plowing
sowing
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparation of men \\ semination
semination
cultivation
=>(State of being prepared)
GRP: \\ N \\ State of being prepared
Sgm: \\ N \\ State of being prepared \\ preparedness
preparedness
readiness
ripeness
mellowness
Sgm: \\ N \\ State of being prepared \\ maturity
maturity
Sgm: \\ N \\ State of being prepared \\ un impromptu fait a loisir
un impromptu fait a loisir
=>(Preparer)
GRP: \\ N \\ Preparer
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparer \\ preparer
preparer
trainer
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparer \\ pioneer
pioneer
trailblazer
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparer \\ avant-courrier
avant-courrier
avant-coureur
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparer \\ voortrekker
voortrekker
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparer \\ sappers and miners
sappers and miners
pavior
navvy
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparer \\ packer
packer
stevedore
Sgm: \\ N \\ Preparer \\ warming pan
warming pan
PARAG:Preparation->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ prepare
prepare
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ get ready
get ready
make ready
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make preparations
make preparations
settle preliminaries
get up
sound the note of preparation
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ set in order
set in order
put in order
&c.(arrange) 60
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ forecast
forecast
&c.(plan) 626
prepare the ground
plow the ground
dress the ground
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ till the soil
till the soil
cultivate the soil
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ predispose
predispose
sow the seed
lay a train
dig a mine
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ lay the groundwork
lay the groundwork
fix the groundwork
lay the basis
fix the basis
lay the foundations
fix the foundations
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ dig the foundations
dig the foundations
erect the scaffolding
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ lay the first stone
lay the first stone
&c.(begin) 66
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ roughhew
roughhew
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ cut out work
cut out work
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ block out
block out
hammer out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ lick into shape
lick into shape
&c.(form) 240
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ elaborate
elaborate
mature
ripen
mellow
season
bring to maturity
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ nurture
nurture
&c.(aid) 707
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ hatch
hatch
cook
brew
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ temper
temper
anneal
smelt
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ barbecue
barbecue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ infumate|
infumate|
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ maturate
maturate
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ equip
equip
arm
man
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ fit-out
fit-out
fit up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ furnish
furnish
rig
dress
garnish
betrim
accouter
array
fettle
fledge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ dress up
dress up
furbish up
brush up
vamp up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ refurbish
refurbish
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ sharpen one's tools
sharpen one's tools
trim one's foils
set
prime
attune
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ whet the knife
whet the knife
whet the sword
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ wind up
wind up
screw up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ adjust
adjust
&c.(fit) 27
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ put in trim
put in trim
put in train
put in gear
put in working order
put in tune
put in a groove for
put in harness
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ pack
pack
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ train
train
&c.(teach) 537
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ inure
inure
&c.(habituate) 613
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ breed
breed
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ prepare
prepare
&c. for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ rehearse
rehearse
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ make provision for
make provision for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ take steps
take steps
take measures
take precautions
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ provide
provide
provide against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ beat up for recruits
beat up for recruits
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ open the door to
open the door to
&c.(facilitate) 705
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ set one's house in order
set one's house in order
make all snug
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ clear the decks
clear the decks
clear for action
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ close one's ranks
close one's ranks
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ shuffle the cards
shuffle the cards
GRP: \\ V \\ 8
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ prepare oneself
prepare oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ serve an apprenticeship
serve an apprenticeship
&c.(learn) 539
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ lay oneself out for
lay oneself out for
get into harness
gird up one's loins
buckle on one's armor
reculer pour mieux sauter
prime and load
shoulder arms
get the steam up
put the horses to
GRP: \\ V \\ 9
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ guard against
guard against
make sure against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ forearm
forearm
make sure
prepare for the evil day
have a rod in pickle
provide against a rainy day
feather one's nest
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ lay in provisions
lay in provisions
&c. 637
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ make investments
make investments
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ keep on foot
keep on foot
GRP: \\ V \\ 10
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ be prepared
be prepared
be ready
&c.???adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ hold oneself in readiness
hold oneself in readiness
keep one's powder dry
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ lie in wait for
lie in wait for
&c.(expect) 507
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ anticipate
anticipate
&c.(foresee) 510
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ principiis obstare
principiis obstare
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ veniente occurrere morbo
veniente occurrere morbo
PARAG:Preparation->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ preparing
preparing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in preparation
in preparation
in course of preparation
in agitation
in embryo
in hand
in train
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ afoot
afoot
afloat
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ on foot
on foot
on the stocks
on the anvil
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ under consideration
under consideration
&c.(plan) 626
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ brewing
brewing
batching
forthcoming
brooding
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in store for
in store for
in reserve
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ precautionary
precautionary
provident
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ preparative
preparative
preparatory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ provisional
provisional
inchoate
under revision
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ preliminary
preliminary
&c.(precedent) 62
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ prepared
prepared
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in readiness
in readiness
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ ready
ready
ready to one's band
ready made
ready cut and dried
???>:
made to one's hand
handy
on the table
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in gear
in gear
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in working order
in working order
in working gear
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ snug
snug
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in practice
in practice
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ ripe
ripe
mature
mellow
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ pukka
pukka
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ practiced
practiced
&c.(skilled) 698
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ labored
labored
elaborate
highly-wrought
smelling of the lamp
worked up
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ in full feather
in full feather
in best bib and tucker
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ in harness
in harness
at harness
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ in the saddle
in the saddle
in arms
in battle array
in war paint
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ up in arms
up in arms
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ armed at all points
armed at all points
armed to the teeth
armed cap a pie
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ sword in hand
sword in hand
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ booted and spurred
booted and spurred
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ in utrumque paratus
in utrumque paratus
semper paratus
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ on the alert
on the alert
&c.(vigilant) 459
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ at one's post
at one's post
PARAG:Preparation->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in preparation
in preparation
in anticipation of
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ against
against
for
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ abroach
abroach

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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