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1) fix, prepare, set up, ready, gear up, set: make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc; “Get the children ready for school!”; “prepare for war”; “I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill”
2) cook, fix, ready, make, prepare: prepare for eating by applying heat; “Cook me dinner, please”; “can you make me an omelette?”; “fix breakfast for the guests, please”; “Women prepare food for the rebels in the front of the battle in Bayda”.
3) prepare: to prepare verbally, either for written or spoken delivery; “prepare a report”; “prepare a speech”
4) organize, organise, prepare, devise, get up, machinate: arrange by systematic planning and united effort; “machinate a plot”; “organize a strike”; “devise a plan to take over the director’s office”
5) prepare, groom, train: prepare (someone) for a future role or function; “He is grooming his son to become his successor”; “The prince was prepared to become King one day”; “They trained him to be a warrior”
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