- in a ready state; specif., already cooked: prepared frozen entrees
- ⌂ Music altered for a performance in some way, as with an object placed on one of the strings, in order to modify the timbre: concerto for prepared piano
(comparative more prepared, superlative most prepared)
- The journalist interviewed an eye-witness who was not prepared to disclose his identity.
- simple past tense and past participle of prepare