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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It is a personal challenge and I am all set to take it on," the mother of three said.
Before that match, I have three bouts to fight and I am all set for them.
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.
I am all set to qualify for the Amateur World Championships.
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.
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.