poised for

poised for something

ready for something; in the right position and waiting for something. The cat stared at the mouse, poised for action. The army was poised for battle.
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Elizabeth was looking at him reprovingly, her weapon poised for another onslaught.
Through a combination of hands-on management, the implementation of aggressive tenant retention programs, renovations, and capital improvements, the property now offers a very stable cash flow and is poised for even further appreciation going forward.
The seminar, entitled "Poised For Survival, Poised for Growth: Effective Business Strategies in a Changing Economy," will be led by Dr.
Given the alien quality of Rio's landscape, it seems appropriate that the form of the museum should most obviously suggest a flying saucer, seemingly poised for take-off on the edge of the water.
Internet Services and Data Communications Services Markets Poised for Significant Growth
It is now poised for a floor vote by the full Senate.
We are poised for more growth in 2007, but it is growth well-earned through customer service and system excellence.
Florida's apartment market seems poised for a comeback in 2004, according to owners and developers gathered at a recent CB Richard Ellis Florida Multihousing Conference in Orlando.
National Title and Settlement Services Provider Poised for More Growth in 2007
Poised for the upswing in the economy, Westchester County provides an urban/suburban alternative to users just 25 miles north of New York City.
CHICAGO -- Ian Wyatt, editor of the Growth Report newsletter, highlights a company that has enjoyed stellar growth and is poised for exceptional growth in the coming year.
Two areas of Manhattan, one virtually written off in the past decade and the other struggling with high vacancy rates and technologically deficient buildings, are poised for major renaissances.
The Alternative Energy Sector is poised for future growth as evident from macroeconomic factors, worldwide government initiatives, tremendous interest from the private sector and venture capitalists and growing demand for energy from China and India.
mobile phone data download market is poised for rapid growth.