fixer


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Synonyms for fixer

someone who intervenes with authorities for a person in trouble (usually using underhand or illegal methods for a fee)

a chemical compound that sets or fixes something (as a dye or a photographic image)

synthetic narcotic drug similar to morphine but less habit-forming

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Fixers works with young people aged 16-25 by providing them with professional resources to help them campaign on issues that matter to them.
Mutschke said that they are not expecting fixers to be travelling to Brazil and knocking on the hotel door of players or referees, but he added that he knows that there would have been approaches to players and referees.
The fixer has identified Salman Butt, Pakistani Captain, as the ring leader; wicket keeper Kamran Akmal had also been named as a culprit.
Before the real fun begins, discuss with the class the purpose of paper developer, stop bath, fixer and the water wash.
Indeed, In fixer Chao the 33-year-old Ong, one of the youngest-ever recipients of the MacArthur Fellowship, retains all the merciless wit of his celebrated plays.
Other applicants will receive a telephone call from the fixer telling them to proceed first to the agency where they will be met by a tall guy who will explain to them that the interviewer at the DFA on that day is not among their contacts and should postpone the appointment until their insider conducts the interview.
While Photos EXIF Editor makes it possible to edit EXIF information of thousands of photos, Duplicate Photos Fixer is known for its ability to delete thousands of duplicate and similar looking photos on Macs automatically without much effort.
At that point I felt like I'd hit a brick wall and that's when I saw the advert to become a Fixer.
Tess becomes something of a fixer herself within the school and, ultimately, in the political arena so skillfully manipulated by her sister.
Dans un entretien au journal Ekher Khaber ', publie ce mardi, le president de l'instance des elections(ISIE), Chafik Sarsar, a indique qu'on ne peut pas fixer le mois au cours duquel se tiendront les prochaines elections avant de decider si les deux scrutins presidentiel et legislatif seront simultanes ou separes.
Melbourne, Nov 29 ( ANI ): Football Federation Australia has downplayed claims that the nation is one of the countries targeted by a suspected Singaporean match fixer and called them speculative.
It takes a lot of money on the part of the fixer, or an amazing amount of stupidity and greed on the part of the player, to make a fix worthwhile.
Le groupe ministeriel pour le tourisme, cree sur ordre du Premier ministre, Dr Hecham Qandil, a tenu sa premiere reunion, sous la presidence du ministre du Tourisme Hecham Zzou, afin de fixer des programmes et des plans pour reanimer le tourisme en Egypte et regler les problemes qui obstruent le secteur touristique.
DETECTIVES are determined to find a Liverpool mob fixer.