be (all) set (to do something)

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be (all) set (to do something)

To be ready or about to do something. I was set to get in the shower when the phone rang.
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be, look, etc. (all) ˈset (for something/to do something)

be ready or prepared to do something: They were all set to go out when the phone rang.The team looks set for another easy win.
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Wanjiru, whose ambition of donning the Kenyan stripes to the world championship hinges on next month's national trials, said she is well-equipped to face her fancied opponents.She said: "I am all set for the trials.
I am just happy that someone wanted me in their movie and I am all set to give it my best, the rest is left to God," said the DJ waley babu" hitmaker.
I am all set for a rumble in the jungle it will be hot, humid and I can't bear snakes and spiders!
My role will be to take more challenge while bowling, and I am all set to take the challenge." Mehidy says facing the media.
It is a personal challenge and I am all set to take it on," the mother of three said.
And, I am all set to be host for Imran, if he is willing to come."
But now in my forthcoming films I am all set for a makeover.
Craig, who plays Edinburgh's Hub tonight and Glasgow's Cottier Theatre tomorrow said: 'I am all set to record a jazz double album and a dance mix and video for the clubs.'
But I am all set for my next instalment with Aragorn, Legolas and Gandalf.
"TOMORROW, here in Mauritius, I am all set to ride for the final time as a professional jockey, but for those fans who have suggested I should carry on next season, I can let Racing Post readers know I will definitely be back in the saddle soon - and you might just see my name in the trainer's slot soon.
"Now I am all set for a four rounder in Portsmouth, even though no opponent has been named, as yet," added the laid back prospect, who is coached by former 'Mac' fighter John Breen.
Just when I am all set to plant the shrubs that came in the mail, I wake up to six inches of snow covering the field, then the sun comes out and it's all melted by 11:00 a.m.
I am all set and I believe we will fight tooth and nail to deliver the elusive gold medal,' he noted.
"I am all set for this special occasion," he added.