Synonyms and Antonyms of preparedness
the state of being ready to act when the need arises
- The city is often threatened by hurricanes and has spent top dollar on emergency preparedness.
aliveness, awareness, consciousness, mindfulness, receptiveness, receptivity, sensitivity
care, carefulness, cautiousness, chariness, heedfulness, wariness
alert, alertness, attentiveness, qui vive, red alert, vigilance, watch, watchfulness
carelessness, heedlessness, inattention, inattentiveness, negligence, remissness
absentmindedness, abstraction, daydreaming, daze, distraction