What is the definition of ripe?

Definitions for ripe

  • adjective - far along in time; "a man of advanced age"; "advanced in years"; "a ripe old age"; "the ripe age of 90"
  • adjective - at the highest point of development especially in judgment or knowledge; "a ripe mind"
  • adjective - fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used; "ripe peaches"; "full-bodied mature wines"
  • adjective - most suitable or right for a particular purpose; "a good time to plant tomatoes"; "the right time to act"; "the time is ripe for great sociological changes"
  • adjective - fully prepared or eager; "the colonists were ripe for revolution"
  • Pronounciation of ripe

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    Synonyms for ripe

    advanced mature good right

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    Holonyms for ripe

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    Sounds like ripe

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