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Meaning of UNREADY

Pronunciation:  un'redee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  not prepared or in a state of readiness; slow to understand or respond; "she cursed her unready tongue"
 

UNREADY is a 7 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: flat-footed, napping, off guard(p), off her guard, off his guard, off one's guard(p), off your guard, off-guard(a), unripe
 
 Antonyms: ready
 
 See Also: unprepared

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Un*read"y\, a.
    1. Not ready or prepared; not prompt; slow; awkward; clumsy.
       --Dryden.
    
             Nor need the unready virgin strike her breast.
                                                   --Keble.
    
    2. Not dressed; undressed. [Obs.]
    
    
  2. \Un*read"y\, v. t. [1st pref. un- + ready.]
    To undress. [Obs.] --Sir P. Sidney.
    
    
 

 

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