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Definitions of fix:
  • noun:   an exemption granted after influence (e.g., money) is brought to bear
    Example: "Collusion resulted in tax fixes for gamblers"
  • noun:   something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug
    Example: "She needed a fix of chocolate"
  • noun:   informal terms for a difficult situation
    Example: "He got into a terrible fix"
  • noun:   the act of putting something in working order again
  • noun:   a determination of the location of something
    Example: "He got a good fix on the target"
  • verb:   make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
    Example: "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
  • verb:   kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study
  • verb:   set or place definitely
    Example: "Let's fix the date for the party!"
  • verb:   make fixed, stable or stationary
    Example: "Let's fix the picture to the frame"
  • verb:   cause to be firmly attached
    Example: "She fixed her gaze on the man"
  • verb:   put (something somewhere) firmly
    Example: "Fix your eyes on this spot"
  • verb:   prepare for eating by applying heat
    Example: "Fix breakfast for the guests, please"
  • verb:   restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
  • verb:   decide upon or fix definitely
    Example: "Fix the variables"
  • verb:   take vengeance on or get even
    Example: "That'll fix him good!"
  • verb:   make infertile
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #5710)

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