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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
prepare /pri'peə/
  • ngoại động từ
    • sửa soạn sắm sửa, chuẩn bị, dự bị
    • soạn (bài); chuẩn bị cho, rèn cặp cho (ai đi thi...)
    • điều chế, pha chế (thuốc); làm, dọn, nấu (cơm, thức ăn)
    • (nghĩa bóng) chuẩn bị tư tưởng cho (ai, để nghe một tin gì...)
      • he was hardly prepared for this sad news (to hear this sad news): anh ta hầu như không được chuẩn bị tư tưởng gì để nghe tin buồn này
  • nội động từ
    • (+ for) sửa soạn, sắm sửa, chuẩn bị, dự bị
      • to prepare for an exam: chuẩn bị thi
      • to prepare for a journey: chuẩn bị cho một cuộc hành trình
    • to be prepared to
      • sẵn sàng; vui lòng (làm gì)
Concise Dictionary
prepares|prepared|preparingprɪ'per /prɪ'peə
+make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
+prepare for eating by applying heat
+to prepare verbally, either for written or spoken delivery
+arrange by systematic planning and united effort
+prepare (someone) for a future role or function
+create by training and teaching
+lead up to and soften by sounding the dissonant note in it as a consonant note in the preceding chord
+undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 (get or make) ready, prime, arrange, (put in) order, organize, provide for, make provision(s) for, lay the groundwork (for), (make) fit, fit (out), equip, outfit, adapt:
Have you prepared adequately for the meeting? We prepared the house to receive guests
2 train, (get or make) ready, study, practise, Colloq cram, Brit swot, get up:
He is preparing to take an exam.
3 train, educate, teach, (get or make) ready, groom, brief, develop:
Her mother is preparing her for the next Olympics.
4 cook (up), make, do, Colloq whip up, US and Canadian fix:
I shall prepare dinner for eight o'clock.
5 manufacture, fabricate, produce, make, put out, build, construct, assemble, put together, turn out, fashion, forge, mould:
Our company prepares components for the printing industry.
6 brace, strengthen, steel, fortify, ready:
When I saw the doctor's face, I prepared myself for bad news.
7 process, produce, make, treat, change, modify, transform:
This fabric has been specially prepared to repel stains.

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