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σκευάζω σκεῦος prepare, make ready, esp. to prepare or dress food, Hdt., Ar.; σκ. ἔκ τινος περικόμματα to make mincemeat of him, Ar.:—Mid. to prepare for oneself, Eur., Plat.
2.generally to make ready, Hhymn.; σκ. ἡδονάς to provide, procure, Plat.:—Mid., like μηχανάομαι, to contrive, bring about, Hdt. dress up, dress out, id=Hdt., Ar., etc.:— Pass., ἐσκευασμένοι fully accoutred, Thuc.; of things, τὰ προπύλαια τύποισι ἐσκευάδαται are decorated with figures, Hdt.

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