ready cash


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Noun1.ready cash - money in the form of cash that is readily availableready cash - money in the form of cash that is readily available; "his wife was always a good source of ready cash"; "he paid cold cash for the TV set"
cash, hard cash, hard currency - money in the form of bills or coins; "there is a desperate shortage of hard cash"
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ready cash

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ready

(ˈredi) adjective
1. (negative unready) prepared; able to be used etc immediately or when needed; able to do (something) immediately or when necessary. I've packed our cases, so we're ready to leave; Is tea ready yet?; Your coat has been cleaned and is ready (to be collected).
2. (negative unready) willing. I'm always ready to help.
3. quick. You're too ready to find faults in other people; He always has a ready answer.
4. likely, about (to do something). My head feels as if it's ready to burst.
ˈreadiness noun
ˈreadily adverb
1. willingly. I'd readily help you.
2. without difficulty. I can readily answer all your questions.
ready cash
ready money.
ˌready-ˈmade adjective
(especially of clothes) made in standard sizes, and for sale to anyone who wishes to buy, rather than being made for one particular person. a ready-made suit.
ready money
coins and banknotes. I want to be paid in ready money, not by cheque.
ˌready-to-ˈwear adjective
(of clothes) ready-made.
in readiness
ready. I want everything in readiness for his arrival.
References in classic literature ?
He had felt his pulse quicken a trifle at the business manager's brusqueness, and upon him he kept an alert eye, for it was in that gentleman's trousers pocket that he divined the TRANSCONTINENTAL'S ready cash was reposing.
But Daylight had the ready cash, and it had always been his policy to strike quickly.
However, it had seemed a question of no moment to him on that fine morning when he went to give a final order for plate: in the presence of other jewels enormously expensive, and as an addition to orders of which the amount had not been exactly calculated, thirty pounds for ornaments so exquisitely suited to Rosamond's neck and arms could hardly appear excessive when there was no ready cash for it to exceed.
When therefore, about this time, an auction was one night announced to take place in the hall, at which, amongst the superfluities of other boys, all Diggs's penates for the time being were going to the hammer, East and Tom laid their heads together, and resolved to devote their ready cash (some four shillings sterling) to redeem such articles as that sum would cover.
But then, my boy, you gotten ready cash, and don't you forget it.
He is an artiste - so he hardly carries around ready cash to settle bills.
There are mounting concerns that the introduction of chip and PIN is proving so effective in combating credit card fraud that criminal gangs are increasingly resorting to robbery for ready cash.
It's ready cash and the money is often used to pay an electricity or gas bill.
The stumbling block is that Adders are certain to want a fee but the ready cash does not seem to be forthcoming to former Nuneaton Borough skipper Shotton.
But the judge gave 50-year-old Mike permission to pay by instalments after he pleaded that he did not have the ready cash.