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prep

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noun \ˈprep\

Definition of prep

  1. 1 :  preparation

  2. 2 :  preparatory school

  3. 3 :  a preliminary trial for a racehorse



Examples of prep in a sentence

  1. Painting a room involves a lot of prep.



1862

First Known Use of prep

1862

Rhymes with prep


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prep

verb

Simple Definition of prep

  • : to make yourself ready for something

  • : to make (someone or something) ready for something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of prep

preppedprepping

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to attend preparatory school

  3. 2 [short for prepare] :  to get ready

  4. transitive verb
  5. :  prepare; especially :  to prepare for an operation or examination <nurses prepped the patient>

Examples of prep in a sentence

  1. She spent all night prepping for the test.

  2. The runners are prepping themselves for the race.

  3. It took me about 20 minutes to prep the vegetables.



1915

First Known Use of prep

1915


PREP Defined for Kids

prep

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abbreviation

Definition of prep for Students

  1. preposition





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