Definitions for ripe

Definitions for (adj) ripe

Main entry: advanced, ripe

Definition: far along in time

Usage: a man of advanced age; advanced in years; a ripe old age; the ripe age of 90

Main entry: ripe

Definition: at the highest point of development especially in judgment or knowledge

Usage: a ripe mind

Main entry: ripe, mature

Definition: fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used

Usage: ripe peaches; full-bodied mature wines

Main entry: good, right, ripe

Definition: most suitable or right for a particular purpose

Usage: a good time to plant tomatoes; the right time to act; the time is ripe for great sociological changes

Main entry: ripe

Definition: fully prepared or eager

Usage: the colonists were ripe for revolution

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