To fit, adapt, or qualify for a particular purpose or condition; to make ready; to put into a state for use or application; as, to prepare ground for seed; to prepare a lesson.
To procure as suitable or necessary; to get ready; to provide; as, to prepare ammunition and provisions for troops; to prepare ships for defence; to prepare an entertainment.
To make all things ready; to put things in order; as, to prepare for a hostile invasion.
To make one's self ready; to get ready; to take the necessary previous measures; as, to prepare for death.
To make ready for a special purpose.
make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc; "Get the children ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
to prepare verbally, either for written or spoken delivery; "prepare a report"; "prepare a speech"
To make ready before something, e.g. prepare a speech or prepare a document before printing. á‹µáˆá‹ View