fix

phonetic symbol: / fɪ́ks / 

fix - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a determination of the place where something is
e.g.)
・he got a good fix on the target
localisation , localization , locating , location

[ noun ]
■ an exemption granted after influence (e.g., money) is brought to bear
e.g.)
・collusion resulted in tax fixes for gamblers

[ noun ]
■ the act of putting something in working order again
fixing , fixture , mend , mending , repair , reparation

[ noun ]
■ something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug
e.g.)
・she needed a fix of chocolate

[ noun ]
■ informal terms for a difficult situation
e.g.)
・he got into a terrible fix
hole , jam , kettle of fish , mess , muddle , pickle

[ verb ]
■ make infertile
desex , desexualise , desexualize , sterilise , sterilize , unsex

[ verb ]
■ restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
bushel , doctor , furbish up , mend , repair , restore , touch on

[ verb ]
■ make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
e.g.)
・I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill
gear up , prepare , ready , set , set up

[ verb ]
■ kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study

[ verb ]
■ make fixed, stable or stationary
e.g.)
・let's fix the picture to the frame
fixate

[ verb ]
■ decide upon or fix definitely
e.g.)
・fix the variables
define , determine , limit , set , specify

[ verb ]
■ take vengeance on or get even
e.g.)
・That'll fix him good!
get , pay back , pay off

[ verb ]
■ cause to be firmly attached
e.g.)
・she fixed her gaze on the man
fasten , secure

[ verb ]
■ put (something somewhere) firmly
e.g.)
・fix your eyes on this spot
deposit , posit , situate

[ verb ]
■ set or place definitely
e.g.)
・Let's fix the date for the party!

[ verb ]
■ prepare for eating by applying heat
e.g.)
・fix breakfast for the guests, please
cook , make , prepare , ready

[ verb ]
■ influence an event or its outcome by illegal means
e.g.)
・fix a race

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