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  • 41 fix — [[t]fɪ̱ks[/t]] ♦♦♦ fixes, fixing, fixed 1) VERB If something is fixed somewhere, it is attached there firmly or securely. [be V ed prep/adv] It is fixed on the wall... [be V ed prep/adv] Most blinds can be fixed directly to the top of the window… …

    English dictionary

  • 42 fix — fix1 W2S2 [fıks] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(repair)¦ 2¦(limit)¦ 3 fix a time/date/place etc 4¦(arrange)¦ 5¦(attach)¦ 6¦(prepare food)¦ 7¦(solve)¦ 8 fix your attention/eyes/mind etc on somebody/something 9 fix somebody with a stare/glare/look etc …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 43 fix — ▪ I. fix fix 1 [fɪks] verb [transitive] 1. informal to repair something: • We had to fix some computer problems. • It will cost millions of dollars to fix the system …

    Financial and business terms

  • 44 fix — fix1 [ fıks ] verb transitive *** ▸ 1 make something work again ▸ 2 prepare food/drink ▸ 3 arrange hair/clothing ▸ 4 fasten so cannot move ▸ 5 set price/amount/date ▸ 6 arrange event ▸ 7 remember something ▸ 8 dishonestly arrange something ▸ 9… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 45 fix — af·fix·a·tion; af·fix·ion; af·fix·ture; an·te·fix; cru·ci·fix; cru·ci·fix·ion; fix; fix·able; fix·ate; fix·a·tif; fix·a·tion; fix·a·tive; fix·er; fix·i·ty; fix·ture; fix·ure; in·fix·a·tion; pre·fix·al; pre·fix·ion; re·fix; sub·fix; suf·fix·al;… …

    English syllables

  • 46 fix — 1 /fIks/ verb (T) 1 REPAIR to repair something that is broken or not working properly; mend 1 (1b) BrE : Dad s outside fixing the brakes on the Chevy. 2 LIMIT to decide on a limit for something, especially prices, costs etc, so that they do not… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 47 fix — fixable, adj. fixability, n. /fiks/, v., fixed or fixt, fixing, n. v.t. 1. to repair; mend. 2. to put in order or in good condition; adjust or arrrange: She fixed her hair in a bun. 3. to make fast, firm, or stable …

    Universalium

  • 48 fix — I UK [fɪks] / US verb [transitive] Word forms fix : present tense I/you/we/they fix he/she/it fixes present participle fixing past tense fixed past participle fixed *** 1) to fasten something somewhere so that it cannot move Andrew is fixing some …

    English dictionary

  • 49 fix — schnell; zügig; rapide; zeitsparend; flott; im Nu (umgangssprachlich); im Sauseschritt (umgangssprachlich); rasant; geschwind (umgangssprachl …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 50 fix — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 solution to a problem ADJECTIVE ▪ quick ▪ There is no quick fix to the breakdown in negotiations between the two companies. ▪ easy, simple ▪ There are no quick or easy fixes …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 51 fix — 1. AND fix up n. a dose of a drug, especially for an addict who is in need of drugs. (Drugs. It fixes the suffering of withdrawal.) □ It was clear that the prisoner needed a fix, but there was nothing the cops would do for him. □ Max arranged to… …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 52 Fix — 1. Fix is keen Narr unn bidd (beisst) oppen Stock. (Rendsburg.) 2. Ich bin fix und fertig, sagte das Beefsteak zum Koch. (Deutsch amerik.) *3. A is suste goar fix mit der Noase uf a Aermel. (Schles.) – Frommann, III, 244, 102. *4. Bâbe fix un… …

    Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

  • 53 fix — [[t]fɪks[/t]] v. t. 1) to repair; mend 2) to put in order; adjust or arrange: Fix your hair![/ex] 3) to make fast, firm, or stable 4) to place definitely and more or less permanently 5) to settle definitely; determine: to fix a price[/ex] 6) to… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 54 fix — I n. (colloq.) difficult situation 1) to be in a fix 2) a fine, nice, pretty fix injection of a narcotic (slang) 3) to get; need a fix II v. 1) (esp. AE) (C) ( to prepare ) fix a drink for me; or: fix me a drink 2) (d; tr.) to fix on (she fixed… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 55 fix up — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms fix up : present tense I/you/we/they fix up he/she/it fixes up present participle fixing up past tense fixed up past participle fixed up 1) a) to arrange for something to happen Perhaps we can fix up a meeting …

    English dictionary

  • 56 fix — See: GET A FIX or GIVE SOMEONE A FIX, GET A FIX ON …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 57 fix up — verb 1. find (something or someone) for (Freq. 5) I ll fix you up with a nice girl • Hypernyms: ↑provide, ↑supply, ↑ply, ↑cater • Verb Frames: Somebody s somebody with so …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 58 fix — 1. verb 1) he fixed my washing machine Syn: repair, mend, put right, put to rights, get working, restore (to working order); overhaul, service, renovate, recondition 2) signs were fixed to utility poles Syn: f …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 59 fix — [c]/fɪks / (say fiks) verb (fixed or fixt, fixing) –verb (t) 1. to make fast, firm, or stable. 2. to place definitely and more or less permanently. 3. to settle definitely; determine: to fix a price. 4. to direct (the eyes, the attention, etc.)… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 60 fix — I. verb Etymology: Middle English, from Latin fixus, past participle of figere to fasten; akin to Lithuanian dygti to sprout, break through Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. a. to make firm, stable, or stationary b. to give a permanent or… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary


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