- v restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
- v cause to be firmly attached
she fixed her gaze on the man
- v decide upon or fix definitely
- v prepare for eating by applying heat
- v take vengeance on or get even
- v set or place definitely
- v kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study
- v make fixed, stable or stationary
- v make infertile
- v influence an event or its outcome by illegal means
- v put (something somewhere) firmly
- v make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
- s (of a number) having a fixed and unchanging value
- s fixed and unmoving
with eyes set in a fixed glassy stare
- a securely placed or fastened or set
a fixed piece of wood
a fixed resistor
- s incapable of being changed or moved or undone; e.g. "frozen prices"
living on fixed incomes
- You're not a good ARM candidate if you live on a fixed income, and anyone planning to stay put for 10 or more years should lock in a fixed rate now.
- A fixed price above cost has proved a lifesaver to more than one inefficient producer.
- When your fixed income is $942 a month, an extra $30 here and there makes a big difference.
- John McCain in MiamiHerald.com
With eyes firmly fixed on the future, in the spirit of unity, with the goal of victory, with faith in our party and our country, let's declare together in one voice right here right now that Barack Obama is our candidate and he will be our... Hillary Rodham Clinton http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hillary_Rodham_Clinton&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHOarXVfe0H5lTsVdy93IEoGrJtYg The Age http://www.google.com/url?q=http://news.theage.com.au/world/democrats-make-history-and-obama-the-nominee-20080828-44fn.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEA7IvT5UKJ09OPNyYEx1cDxghnvA Aug 27, 2008
37832 49044 fixed Again and again, I've worked with members of both parties to fix problems that need to be fixed," McCain said, speaking in confident and measured tones. "That's how I will govern as president. I will reach out my hand to anyone to help me...
- Mitch McConnell in FOXNews
Medicare is already in trouble. The program needs to be fixed, not raided to create another new government program,said Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky.