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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

Synonyms

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

References in classic literature ?
Jinjur always fixes me up when I get weather- worn.
That fixes his rifle," I heard Charley mutter, as he sprang upon the deck to look for Big Alec somewhere astern.
The Courier fixes his eyes despairingly on the Countess.
Then sitting on the horse's neck, he fixes a strong bridle, without a bit, to the lower jaw: this he does by passing a narrow thong through the eye-holes at the end of the reins, and several times round both jaw and tongue.
They next proceed to make a law which fixes a sum of money as the qualification of citizenship; the sum is higher in one place and lower in another, as the oligarchy is more or less exclusive; and they allow no one whose property falls below the amount fixed to have any share in the government.
It's too late to correct it,' said the Red Queen: 'when you've once said a thing, that fixes it, and you must take the consequences.