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Synonyms for fix

Synonyms for fix

to place securely in a position or condition

to make secure

to join one thing to another

to become or cause to become stuck or lodged

to produce a deep impression of

to implant so deeply as to make change nearly impossible

to set forth expressly and authoritatively

to put into correct or conclusive form

to bring about or come to an agreement concerning

to ascribe (a misdeed or an error, for example) to

to restore to proper condition or functioning

to alter for proper functioning

to cause to be ready, as for use, consumption, or a special purpose

to render incapable of reproducing sexually

to exact revenge for or from

to prearrange the outcome of (a contest) unlawfully

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fix up: to improve in appearance, especially by refurbishing

fix up: to restore to proper condition or functioning

money, property, or a favor given, offered, or promised to a person or accepted by a person in a position of trust as an inducement to dishonest behavior

Synonyms for fix

informal terms for a difficult situation

something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug

an exemption granted after influence (e.g., money) is brought to bear

a determination of the place where something is

take vengeance on or get even

set or place definitely

kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study

make fixed, stable or stationary

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influence an event or its outcome by illegal means

put (something somewhere) firmly

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co-production at times plays as if it were aimed at children, but more often simply seems to be aiming blind at whatever genre cliche the five credited writers fix upon in any given scene.
IT IS THE GREAT MERIT OF Warren Bass's Support Any Friend to fix upon the Kennedy era asthe fulcrum for U.
He wished to dramatise the way love can destroy human dignity, and can fix upon the most improbable objects.
The result has been a series of analyses that tend to fix upon a model th at seems to be working and to contrast its distinctive features with those of societies and economies that are performing less well.
The first is Moynihan's almost uncanny ability to fix upon issues that are not yet widely noticed or discussed, but that soon come to occupy center stage in our national consciousness.