fixings fixings  /ˈfɪk sɪŋz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) food that is a component of a mixture in cooking
  2. (n) the accessories that normally accompany (something or some activity)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Whistler's mother seems like she just sat down after killing, plucking and roasting a turkey with all the fixings.
  2. The Navy approved for WAVE officers an all-out braid fixings evening uniform.
  3. At nearby Oak Ridge he persuaded scientists to inject three golf balls with pellets of radioactive cobalt 60, happily headed home to Gatlinburg with the fixings.

News

  1. Bar and grill to top First National

    Burgers, beer, steaks and all the fixings are headed to downtown Vicksburg this fall as a prime attraction atop a renovated First National Bank building.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Vicksburg Post

  2. Crystal Lake Beach Club in Oakland to serve fish and chips

    Crystal Lake Beach Club will hold a fish and chips family dinner from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at the beach club, 61 Lakeshore Drive. The rain date for the dinner is June 15. Tickets are $12 per person and include a cod filet dinner, french fries, coleslaw and a beverage, catered by Tastefully British. Dinner will be made fresh to order with all the fixings available. A chicken tender ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: The Record

Quotes

  • "I don't want to say turkey's boring," Ming Tsai says, "but it's not the most ebullient piece of protein out there. Thanksgiving's all about the fixings, anyway. The typical roasted plastic-pop-up thing needs help."
    on Nov 14, 2007 By: Ming Tsai Source: Boston Globe

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