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There are 18 meanings of the word Fix.

How to pronounce fix:


Fix - as a noun

Informal terms for a difficult situation

Example: "He got into a terrible fix"

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hole7jam12kettle of fishmess6muddle10pickle14
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Something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug

Example: "She needed a fix of chocolate"

The act of putting something in working order again

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An exemption granted after influence (e.g., money) is brought to bear

Example: "Collusion resulted in tax fixes for gamblers"

A determination of the place where something is

Example: "He got a good fix on the target"

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Fix - as a verb

Restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken

Example: "She repaired her tv set"

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bushel11doctor9furbish upmend7repair8restore7touch on
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Decide upon or fix definitely

Example: "Fix the variables"

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choose11pick outselect8take8
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Prepare for eating by applying heat

Example: "Cook me dinner, please"

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create from raw materialcreate from raw stuff
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Take vengeance on or get even

Example: "We'll get them!"

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get4pay backpay off

Set or place definitely

Example: "Let's fix the date for the party!"

Kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study

Make fixed, stable or stationary

Example: "Let's fix the picture to the frame"

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Make infertile

Example: "In some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized"

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operate9operate on
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Influence an event or its outcome by illegal means

Example: "Fix a race"

Put (something somewhere) firmly

Example: "She posited her hand on his shoulder"

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Make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc

Example: "Get the children ready for school!"

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gear upprepare11ready9set3set up
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To be about to do something

Example Sentences

"I need to call a plumber to fix the leak in the bathroom."
"Her car needed an expensive fix after the accident."
"The mechanic suggested a temporary fix for the engine issue."
"He applied a quick fix to the broken window."
"The computer technician said it would be a simple fix to repair the software."
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Word Game Points

Is FIX a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, fix is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

FIX has a SCRABBLE points total of 13.

Is FIX a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, fix is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
FIX has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 13.

Is FIX a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, fix is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
FIX has a WORDFEUD points total of 9.

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