Definition of "primed" [primed]

  • (verb) Simple past tense and past participle of prime.
  • (adjective) prepared for use or action

Use "primed" in a sentence

  • "I had been waiting for his call primed with a remark which had not occurred to me till after he had gone away."
  • "He realized he would have to become the Philosopher’s Stone himself, his brain primed by this device utilizing the secrets he so fortuitously discovered …"
  • "Their intense emphasis on reducing budget deficits "primed" participants to focus on deficits rather than on the needs of retirees when evaluating Social Security policy."

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