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[ adjective ] made for purchase and immediate use

Related terms

made off-the-peg prefab

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[ adjective ] made for purchase and immediate use

Used in print

(B. J. D. Meeuse, The Story of Pollination....)

Most species seem to prefer a ready-made hollow such_as a deserted mouse_nest , a bird_house , or the hole made by a woodpecker ; some show a definite liking for making their nest in moss .

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[ adjective ] commercially produced; not homemade

Examples

"ready-made clothes"

Related terms

factory-made

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[ adjective ] repeated regularly without thought or originality

Synonyms

cliched

Examples

"ready-made phrases"

Related terms

unoriginal

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[ adjective ] repeated regularly without thought or originality

Synonyms

cliched

Examples

"ready-made phrases"

Related terms

unoriginal

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[ adjective ] commercially produced; not homemade

Examples

"ready-made clothes"

Related terms

factory-made

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