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Overview of adj ripe

The adj ripe has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (6) ripe, mature

(fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used; "ripe peaches"; "full-bodied mature wines")

2. (1) ripe

(fully prepared or eager; "the colonists were ripe for revolution")

3. good, right, ripe

(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")

4. ripe

(at the highest point of development especially in judgment or knowledge; "a ripe mind")

5. advanced, ripe

(far along in time; "a man of advanced age"; "advanced in years"; "a ripe old age"; "the ripe age of 90") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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