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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


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


Related Words

influence an event or its outcome by illegal means

put (something somewhere) firmly

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Our commitment has waned, and we head to the sidelines until the following week when we sit again with our eyes and ears fixed upon our religious leaders.
The court determined that the liability and corresponding deduction for outstanding credits became fixed upon their redemption, not when the customer earned them.
PHILADELPHIA, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With an organizational focus clearly fixed upon raising its profile within targeted groups of key, national, decision-makers, the Children's Literacy Initiative (CLI), which trains teachers to achieve literacy education for children in high-poverty, high-minority school districts, by the third grade, today announced that it has completed an intensive national search for a new executive director, and has named Joel Zarrow, Ph.
The funding was supplied in two phases, with the earnout getting fixed upon closing at the same rate.
MCP s system will be fixed upon the 108 metres long, 22 metres wide offshore construction vessel upon completion at Kleven s yard in Ulsteinvik, Norway.
For a group of fundamentalists fervently fixed upon the past, they certainly cannot read history.
Whatever the permutations or potential changes to be made though, Mackay knows that a solid Bluebirds back-line must be fixed upon, sooner rather than later.
By contrast, Byron's most notorious lover, Lady Caroline Lamb, in her autobiographical novel Glenarvon (1816), compared the gaze of its hero, Lord Glenarvon (modelled on Byron), to that of a rattlesnake that 'once fixed upon its victim, overpowers it with terror and alarm [so that it is] unable to fly from its fascination.
Sir Edward said that the sooner the meaning was fixed upon the better.
And there I spy him with more arms and legs Than in any dream, Eyes fixed upon me, he stays still as I panic With a full head of steam, I jump out of bed dancing around, screaming, Till panic over I lift the clothes, And there Sid the spider waits, till I decide his Fate - he knows, With bravery unknown I get Sid on to a piece Of toilet tissue, Carefully I carry him to the bathroom and Chuck him down the loo, I'm ashamed, so sorry in my panic, as tonight I solemnly pray for Sid, You see he'd survived his swim, but I accidentally Squashed him with the toilet lid PS - I honestly did
Derby fever has kicked off and the eyes of the greyhound world are firmly fixed upon the action on the track as the leading lights from many countries put their best paws forward in the pursuit of the EUR120,000 winner's prize at the Ringsend venue.
35) at Pontefract deserve to be fixed upon Royal Ascot hope New Pearl, who was so impressive on Guineas weekend.
Once the photos were selected, labelled and saved digitally, the images were fixed upon squares of cloth using the same process whereby images are placed on T-shirts.
Then, when he retired, his mind fixed upon a memorial to Boulton, Watt and Murdoch.
In a country he once humiliated by scoring a famous hat-trick for England, Owen once again had eyes fixed upon him, but his horse, sent off a heavily-backed 2.