Meaning of RIPE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ raɪp ]

adj. 1 (of grain, fruit, cheese, etc.) ready to be reaped or picked or eaten. 2 mature; fully developed (ripe in judgement; a ripe beauty). 3 (of a person's age) advanced. 4 (often foll. by for) fit or ready (when the time is ripe; land ripe for development). 5 (of the complexion etc.) red and full like ripe fruit. øøripely adv. ripeness n. [OE ripe f. WG]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.