Fix

  • 61 fix — I. verb Etymology: Middle English, from Latin fixus, past participle of figere to fasten; akin to Lithuanian dygti to sprout, break through Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. a. to make firm, stable, or stationary b. to give a permanent or… …

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  • 62 Fix-up — A fix up (or fixup) is a novel created from short stories that may or may not have been initially related or previously published. The stories are edited for consistency, and sometimes new connecting material such as a frame story is written for… …

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  • 63 fix — {{11}}fix (n.) “position from which it is difficult to move,” 1809, Amer.Eng., from FIX (Cf. fix) (v.). Meaning “dose of narcotic” is from 1934, shortened from fix up (1867, originally in reference to liquor). {{12}}fix (v.) late 14c.,… …

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  • 64 fix — verb 1》 attach or position securely.     ↘(fix on) direct or be directed unwaveringly toward: her gaze fixed on Jess. 2》 decide or settle on.     ↘establish the exact location of (something) by using radar, visual bearings, or astronomical… …

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  • 65 fix*/*/ — [fɪks] verb [T] I 1) to fasten something somewhere so that it cannot move Smoke detectors should be fixed to the ceiling.[/ex] 2) to decide what a price, amount, or date will be Interest rates have been fixed at 5%.[/ex] A delivery date has not… …

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  • 66 Fix (2) — † 2. Fix, er, este, adj. et adv. welches nur in den gemeinen Mundarten Ober und Niederdeutschlandes üblich ist. 1) Fertig, bereit, als ein Nebenwort, und in Gesellschaft des Wortes fertig. Ich bin schon fix und fertig. 2) Munter, hurtig, eilig.… …

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  • 67 fix-it — /fiks it /, adj. Informal. of, pertaining to, doing, or involving repairs, adjustments, or improvements: a fix it shop; a political fix it man. Also, fixit. * * * fix it «FIHKS IHT», adjective. U.S. Informal. of or for fixing things; doing or… …

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  • 68 Fix — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Cinéma et télévision Fix est un film d animation allemand réalisé par Hans Fischerkoesen en 1956. Fix est un film américain réalisé par Richard Zelniker… …

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  • 69 fix up — v. (D; tr.) (colloq.) to fix up with ( to match with ) (to fix smb. up with a good job; my friends fixed me up with her) * * * [ fɪks ʌp] (D; tr.) (colloq.) to fix up with (to fix up smb. up with a good job; my friends fix uped me up with her; to …

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  • 70 fix — fịx1, fixer, fixest ; Adj; gespr; 1 nur adv ≈ rasch, schnell: seine Arbeit ganz fix erledigen 2 fähig, etwas schnell zu verstehen oder zu tun ≈ flink, geschickt ↔ schwerfällig: ein fixer Junge fịx2 Adj; meist attr, nicht adv ≈ ↑fest (9),… …

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  • 71 fix —    1. to make an illegal arrangement    In standard usage, to mend or adjust. Fix as a verb or noun may involve bribery, damaging a rival, a gambling coup, etc.:     To a Metropolitan policeman fix could only mean nothing other than a bribe.… …

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  • 72 fix — v. & n. v. 1 tr. make firm or stable; fasten, secure (fixed a picture to the wall). 2 tr. decide, settle, specify (a price, date, etc.). 3 tr. mend, repair. 4 tr. implant (an idea or memory) in the mind (couldn t get the rules fixed in his head) …

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  • 73 Fix It — Infobox Single Name = Fix It Artist = Ryan Adams The Cardinals from Album = Cardinology Released = 23 September 2008 Format = 7 , digital download Genre = Rock, Alternative Rock Label = Lost Highway Records Writer = Ryan Adams, Neal Casal, Jon… …

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  • 74 FIX — Le protocole FIX (Financial Information eXchange, en anglais) est un standard de message développé dans le but de faciliter les échanges d’informations relatifs aux transactions boursières. Il est conçu pour être utilisé entre partenaires… …

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  • 75 fix — 1. noun a) A repair or corrective action. That plumbers fix is much better than the first ones. b) A difficult situation; a quandary or dilemma. It rained before we repaired the roof, and were we in a fix! …

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  • 76 fix up — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you fix something up, you arrange it. [V P n(not pron)] I fixed up an appointment to see her... [V P n(not pron)] Accommodation is never fixed up in advance. [Also V n P] 2) PHRASAL VERB If you …

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  • 77 fix — 1. verb 1) signs were fixed to lamp posts Syn: fasten, attach, affix, secure, connect, couple, link, install, stick, glue, pin, nail, screw, bolt, clamp, clip 2) …

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  • 78 fix on — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms fix on : present tense I/you/we/they fix on he/she/it fixes on present participle fixing on past tense fixed on past participle fixed on 1) to choose someone or something after considering the situation We ve… …

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  • 79 fix — /fɪks/ verb 1. to arrange or to agree ● to fix a budget ● to fix a meeting for 3 p.m. ● The date has still to be fixed. ● The price of gold was fixed at $300. ● The mortgage rate has been fixed at 5%. 2. to mend ● The technicians are coming to… …

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  • 80 Fix Me — Infobox Album Name = Fix Me Type = Album Artist = Marianas Trench Released = October 3, 2006 Recorded = 2005 2006 Genre = Rock Pop rock Length = 39:09 Label = 604 Records Producer = Dave Genn Marianas Trench Last album = Marianas Trench (EP)… …

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