fixing, present participle; fixes, 3rd person singular present; fixed, past tense; fixed, past participle;
Fasten (something) securely in a particular place or position
fix the clamp on a rail
the upper jaw of an amphibian is firmly fixed to the skull
Lodge or implant (an idea, image, or memory) firmly in a person's mind
he turned back to fix the scene in his mind
Direct one's eyes, attention, or mind steadily or unwaveringly toward
I fixed my attention on the tower
(of a person's eyes, attention, or mind) Be directed steadily or unwaveringly toward
her gaze fixed on Jess
Attract and hold (a person's attention or gaze)
their taut relationship fixes your attention
Look at someone unwaveringly
she fixed her nephew with an unwavering stare
you should fix that shelf
Do the necessary work to improve or adapt something
we want to fix up the house before we sell it
Make arrangements for (something); organize
he's sent her on ahead to fix things up
I've fixed it for you to see him on Thursday
Restore order or tidiness to (something, esp. one's hair, clothes, or makeup)
Laura was fixing her hair
Prepare or arrange for the provision of (food or drink)
they were fixing him breakfast
Ruth fixed herself a cold drink
Arrange for someone to have something; provide someone with something
I'll fix you up with a room
Arrange for someone to meet or go out with someone in order to help them establish a romantic relationship
Be intending or planning to do something
you're fixing to get into trouble
Decide or settle on (a specific price, date, course of action, etc.)
no date has yet been fixed for a hearing
the rent will be fixed at $600 a month
their thinking then seemed fixed on conventional projects
Discover the exact location of (something) by using radar or visual bearings or astronomical observation
he fixed his position
Settle the form of (a language)
Assign or determine (a person's liability or responsibility) for legal purposes
there are no facts that fix the defendant with liability
Make (something) permanent or static in nature
the rate of interest is fixed for the life of the loan
Make (a dye, photographic image, or drawing) permanent
Preserve or stabilize (a specimen) with a chemical substance prior to microscopy or other examination
specimens were fixed in buffered formalin
(of a plant or microorganism) Assimilate (nitrogen or carbon dioxide) by forming a nongaseous compound
lupines fix gaseous nitrogen in their root nodules
Influence the outcome of (something, esp. a race, contest, or election) by illegal or underhanded means
the foundation denies fixing races
Put (an enemy or rival) out of action, esp. by killing them
don't you tell nobody, or I'll fix you good!
Take an injection of a narcotic drug
Castrate or spay (an animal); neuter
A difficult or awkward situation from which it is hard to extricate oneself; a predicament
how on earth did you get into such a fix?
A dose of a narcotic drug to which one is addicted
he hadn't had his fix
A thing or activity that gives a person a feeling of euphoria or pleasure and that it is difficult to do without
that rush of adrenaline that is the fix of the professional newsman
A solution to a problem, esp. one that is hastily devised or makeshift
there is going to be no quick fix to the recession
representatives trying to find cheap fixes to meet their obligations
A position determined by visual or radio bearings or astronomical observations
A dishonest or underhanded arrangement
obviously, his appointment was a fix
informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
repair: restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
fasten: cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"
something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug; "she needed a fix of chocolate"
repair: the act of putting something in working order again
specify: decide upon or fix definitely; "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
FIX is a brand of Greek lager beer. The Fix brewery was founded in 1864 by Carl Johan Fuchs, whose modified name became the company brand. His father had come to Greece from Bavaria with King Otto.
Fix is a 2008 feature film directed by Tao Ruspoli starring Shawn Andrews, Olivia Wilde, Megalyn Echikunwoke, Tao Ruspoli, Dedee Pfeiffer and Andrew Fiscella.
In position fixing navigation, a position fix or simply a fix is a position derived from measuring external reference points.
The Fix is a Canadian reality television series based around a home renovation prank. The series premiered on July 3, 2008, on HGTV. The program is produced by General Purpose Pictures and is hosted by contractors Neil Davies and Jay Purvis. ...
The Fix is the seventh album by emcee Scarface and his first on the Def Jam Recordings. Scarface became the president of Def Jam South the year before the release of this album, which was highly acclaimed, receiving the last 5-mic rating from The Source Magazine before Lil' Kim's The Naked Truth ...
The Fix were a hardcore punk rock band from Lansing, Michigan in the early 1980s. They were one of Touch and Go Records first bands.
A repair or corrective action; A difficult situation; a quandary or dilemma; A single dose of an addictive drug administered to a drug user; A prearrangement of the outcome of a competitive process, such as a sporting event, a game, an election, a trial, or a bid; A determination of location; ...
(fixed) Not changing, not able to be changed, staying the same; Stationary; Attached; affixed; Chemically stable; Supplied with what one needs; To record a sound on a permanent medium
(fixing) The act of subverting a vote; going (to)
(fixed) The signs of the quadruplicity: Taurus, Leo, Scorpio and Aquarius.
(Fixed) refers to when a Work is set in a tangible medium of expression. It occurs when a work's embodiment in a copy or phonorecord, by or under the authority of the author, is sufficiently permanent or stable to permit it to be perceived, reproduced, or otherwise communicated for a period of ...
(Fixed) Non-venting or Non-operable
(Fixed) (1) See spay or neuter. (2) Surgical procedure that permanently alters the carriage of the ears or tail.
(fixed (also fix)) When all copies of a gene carry the same allele, that allele is said to be fixed.
(Fixed) is a leader that does not slide up or down your line and therefore does not come free when you line becomes tangled or breaks.
(FIXED) the attribute is required and is set to a fixed value (that must be specified in the DTD)
(Fixed (King)) Drawing others to oneself. Self as the centre of being, according to the element.
(Fixed (drive)) Disks are mounted in a facto - sealed housing Hard Disks.
(Fixed (window)) A single sash fastened permanently in a frame so that it cannot be raised, lowered, or swung open; a non-venting or non-operable window unit.