Also, in good condition or shape; in shape. Physically fit; also, in a state of readiness. For example, I've got to get in condition before the next road race, or This project's in good shape now, or Is this report in shape to show to the president? The first expression dates from the late 1700s; the use of shape for “a state of health or repair” dates from the mid-1800s. The antonyms of these expressions, out of condition and out of shape, date from the mid-1800s. For example, Their stock was out of condition and not suitable for selling, or I'm so out of shape that I can barely run a mile.
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At St. Barnabas Hospital, Pellerano was listed in stable condition with wounds to his chest and arm.
Dossi initially was listed in critical condition with wounds to his arm and lower back.
When we meet them, their lives are unfulfilled, and at no point are we convinced their condition will change.
This is a guy who has his son-in-law clean his eyeglasses, for crying out loud.
So, what happens if nothing in his training has replicated such a dire condition?Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
There he gave orders for the car to be put into running condition for the following morning, and returned to the hotel.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Soon after that, I wrote you in regard to the condition in which we found this infant Church and Colony.
The men arrived in very bad condition, and many of them blinded with the salt water which had dashed into their eyes.
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
Mlle. Mayer had been for some time in a depressed condition, and her friends had been anxious about her.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement