prepare for


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Idioms.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.prepare for - prepare mentally or emotionally for something unpleasant
inure, indurate, harden - cause to accept or become hardened to; habituate; "He was inured to the cold"
References in classic literature ?
I shall quietly prepare for our departure, and own what I have done at the right time--that is to say, when the ball is over.
de Beaufort only acted in this manner to prepare for a new fortune concealed beneath the Arabs' tents.
And now," continued the Emperor, "you must all go to your rooms and prepare for dinner, which will presently be served in the grand tin dining-hall.
She could not explain in so many words, but she felt that those who prepare for all the emergencies of life beforehand may equip themselves at the expense of joy.
Linton was very reluctant to be roused from his bed at five o'clock, and astonished to be informed that he must prepare for further travelling; but I softened off the matter by stating that he was going to spend some time with his father, Mr.
I don't think there's any way to prepare for it other than (storing) food and water.
The study found a significant correlation between the type of university a teacher attended to prepare for certification and his or her students' achievement growth.
Chapters address why an estate plan is necessary, how to select, prepare for and sign a will, preparing and changing a living trust, preparing a designation of primary physician, organ donation form, or quitclaim deed, and much more.
Reacting to the times, law enforcement personnel intensified their commitment to prepare for a potential response to attacks against America involving weapons of mass destruction (WMD).
An "income tax return preparer" is any person who prepares for compensation, or who employs one or more persons to prepare for compensation, all or a substantial portion of any return or refund claim; see Sec.
The theme is obvious: prepare for the second coming of Christ, which could happen at any time.
It is fitting that we help others while we help our students prepare for the future.