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ready money

Cash funds that are immediately at hand to spend. I hear he has expensive taste, so if you're going to date him, be sure you've got plenty of ready money. Good thing his wife's family has plenty of ready money. I don't know how they could afford to raise a child otherwise.
See also: money, ready
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2022 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

*ready (to do something)

prepared to do something. (*Typically: be ~; get ~.) Get ready to jump! It's time to get ready to go to work.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Also, each outstanding ORM share of common stock of par value USD0.01 per share, (other than shares held by Ready Capital or Merger Sub or by any wholly owned subsidiary of Ready Capital, Merger Sub or ORM that were automatically cancelled and retired and ceased to exist), was converted into the right to receive from Ready Capital 1.441 newly issued shares of RC common stock of par value USD0.0001 per share.
Prior to Ready Capital, Ahlborn worked in Ernst & Young, LLP's Financial Services Office from 2007.
The volume of sales of ready villas at Al Furjan is up a whopping 143 per cent in the first nine months of 2018 compared to last year.
But you want a stadium to be safe, secure and ready for people to walk in.
Because the cases are ready to display once they are open and are usually lighter and smaller than conventional secondary packaging, shelf-ready packaging reduces labor costs.
Cyber Ready provides a new and unique approach to cyber security support in the United States delivered on a world-class training platform developed by Israeli cyber firm, CyberGym.
And now that idea has a name: Future Ready Librarians (FRL).
Released this summer on the Get Ready website, the shareable graphic contains easy-to-understand tips and images that spell out the basics of earthquake preparedness.
adults who have broadband Internet access at home, 71 percent of Americans want a move-in ready home.
ASUS today announced ASUS Beyond VR Ready, a distinctive mark of compatibility and confidence for consumers keen to gear up for the virtual-reality (VR) gaming revolution.
In the three years since Montgomery County implemented a blended model of Ready and i-Ready, K5 students have seen growth of more than 50 percent in math and have closed significant gaps in reading ability.
Ready Technology: Fast-Tracking New Business Technologies
Dubai: Long-serving Godolphin handler Saeed Bin Surour's quest to win a second 2,000 Guineas in 18 years begins at Newmarket on Thursday, with a horse he named Be Ready with one eye on the future.
All but one county will be ready for private criminal defense attorneys to do electronic filings on their cases as of October 1, according to the Florida Courts E-Filing Authority.
For me, one of the most surprising elements of the course was the emphasis on carrying your firearm, whether pistol or rifle, in the Low Ready position.