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1 : To fix or fasten figuratively; -- with on or upon; as, eyes affixed upon the ground.

2 : To attach, unite, or connect with; as, names affixed to ideas, or ideas affixed to things; to affix a stigma to a person; to affix ridicule or blame to any one.

3 : To fix or fasten in any way; to attach physically.

4 : To subjoin, annex, or add at the close or end; to append to; to fix to any part of; as, to affix a syllable to a word; to affix a seal to an instrument; to affix one's name to a writing.

5 : That which is affixed; an appendage; esp. one or more letters or syllables added at the end of a word; a suffix; a postfix.

6 : of Affix

7 : of Affix

8 : of Affix

9 : Affixture.

10 : The act of affixing, or the state of being affixed; attachment.

11 : An ornament of the cymatium of a classic cornice, sometimes pierced for the escape of water.

12 : An ornament at the eaves, concealing the ends of the joint tiles of the roof.

13 : An ornament fixed upon a frieze.

14 : of Antefix

15 : of Antefix

16 : To fix; to fasten.

17 : of Confix

18 : Act of fastening.

19 : The cross or religion of Christ.

20 : A representation in art of the figure of Christ upon the cross; esp., the sculptured figure affixed to a real cross of wood, ivory, metal, or the like, used by the Roman Catholics in their devotions.

21 : of Crucifix

22 : Intense suffering or affliction; painful trial.

23 : The state of one who is nailed or fastened to a cross; death upon a cross.

24 : The act of nailing or fastening a person to a cross, for the purpose of putting him to death; the use of the cross as a method of capital punishment.

25 : To fix; to fasten; to establish.

26 : fettling.

27 : A position of difficulty or embarassment; predicament; dilemma.

28 : To become firm, so as to resist volatilization; to cease to flow or be fluid; to congeal; to become hard and malleable, as a metallic substance.

29 : To become fixed; to settle or remain permanently; to cease from wandering; to rest.

30 : To line the hearth of (a puddling furnace) with fettling.

31 : To put in order; to arrange; to dispose of; to adjust; to set to rights; to set or place in the manner desired or most suitable; hence, to repair; as, to fix the clothes; to fix the furniture of a room.

32 : To render (an impression) permanent by treating with such applications as will make it insensible to the action of light.

33 : To transfix; to pierce.

34 : To hold steadily; to direct unwaveringly; to fasten, as the eye on an object, the attention on a speaker.

35 : To make firm, stable, or fast; to set or place permanently; to fasten immovably; to establish; to implant; to secure; to make definite.

36 : Fixed; solidified.

37 : Capable of being fixed.

38 : A state of resistance to evaporation or volatilization by heat; -- said of metals.

39 : The act or process of ceasing to be fluid and becoming firm.

40 : The act of uniting chemically with a solid substance or in a solid form; reduction to a non-volatile condition; -- said of gaseous elements.

41 : The act of fixing, or the state of being fixed.

42 : That which serves to set or fix colors or drawings, as a mordant.

43 : of Fix

44 : Stable; non-volatile.

45 : Securely placed or fastened; settled; established; firm; imovable; unalterable.

46 : In a fixed, stable, or constant manner.

47 : The quality of a body which resists evaporation or volatilization by heat; solidity; cohesion of parts; as, the fixedness of gold.

48 : The state or quality of being fixed; stability; steadfastness.

49 : Fixedness.

50 : The act or process of making fixed.

(50) words is found which contain fix in our database

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1 : Affix

v. t.

To fix or fasten figuratively; -- with on or upon; as, eyes affixed upon the ground.

2 : Affix

v. t.

To attach, unite, or connect with; as, names affixed to ideas, or ideas affixed to things; to affix a stigma to a person; to affix ridicule or blame to any one.

3 : Affix

v. t.

To fix or fasten in any way; to attach physically.

4 : Affix

v. t.

To subjoin, annex, or add at the close or end; to append to; to fix to any part of; as, to affix a syllable to a word; to affix a seal to an instrument; to affix one's name to a writing.

5 : Affix

n.

That which is affixed; an appendage; esp. one or more letters or syllables added at the end of a word; a suffix; a postfix.

6 : Affixed

imp. & p. p.

of Affix

7 : Affixes

pl.

of Affix

8 : Affixing

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Affix

9 : Affixion

n.

Affixture.

10 : Affixture

n.

The act of affixing, or the state of being affixed; attachment.

11 : Antefix

n.

An ornament of the cymatium of a classic cornice, sometimes pierced for the escape of water.

12 : Antefix

n.

An ornament at the eaves, concealing the ends of the joint tiles of the roof.

13 : Antefix

n.

An ornament fixed upon a frieze.

14 : Antefixa

pl.

of Antefix

15 : Antefixes

pl.

of Antefix

16 : Confix

v. t.

To fix; to fasten.

17 : Confixed

imp. & p. p.

of Confix

18 : Confixure

n.

Act of fastening.

19 : Crucifix

n.

The cross or religion of Christ.

20 : Crucifix

n.

A representation in art of the figure of Christ upon the cross; esp., the sculptured figure affixed to a real cross of wood, ivory, metal, or the like, used by the Roman Catholics in their devotions.

21 : Crucifixes

pl.

of Crucifix

22 : Crucifixion

n.

Intense suffering or affliction; painful trial.

23 : Crucifixion

n.

The state of one who is nailed or fastened to a cross; death upon a cross.

24 : Crucifixion

n.

The act of nailing or fastening a person to a cross, for the purpose of putting him to death; the use of the cross as a method of capital punishment.

25 : Defix

v. t.

To fix; to fasten; to establish.

26 : Fix

n.

fettling.

27 : Fix

n.

A position of difficulty or embarassment; predicament; dilemma.

28 : Fix

v. i.

To become firm, so as to resist volatilization; to cease to flow or be fluid; to congeal; to become hard and malleable, as a metallic substance.

29 : Fix

v. i.

To become fixed; to settle or remain permanently; to cease from wandering; to rest.

30 : Fix

v. t.

To line the hearth of (a puddling furnace) with fettling.

31 : Fix

v. t.

To put in order; to arrange; to dispose of; to adjust; to set to rights; to set or place in the manner desired or most suitable; hence, to repair; as, to fix the clothes; to fix the furniture of a room.

32 : Fix

v. t.

To render (an impression) permanent by treating with such applications as will make it insensible to the action of light.

33 : Fix

v. t.

To transfix; to pierce.

34 : Fix

v. t.

To hold steadily; to direct unwaveringly; to fasten, as the eye on an object, the attention on a speaker.

35 : Fix

v. t.

To make firm, stable, or fast; to set or place permanently; to fasten immovably; to establish; to implant; to secure; to make definite.

36 : Fix

a.

Fixed; solidified.

37 : Fixable

a.

Capable of being fixed.

38 : Fixation

n.

A state of resistance to evaporation or volatilization by heat; -- said of metals.

39 : Fixation

n.

The act or process of ceasing to be fluid and becoming firm.

40 : Fixation

n.

The act of uniting chemically with a solid substance or in a solid form; reduction to a non-volatile condition; -- said of gaseous elements.

41 : Fixation

n.

The act of fixing, or the state of being fixed.

42 : Fixative

n.

That which serves to set or fix colors or drawings, as a mordant.

43 : Fixed

imp. & p. p.

of Fix

44 : Fixed

a.

Stable; non-volatile.

45 : Fixed

a.

Securely placed or fastened; settled; established; firm; imovable; unalterable.

46 : Fixedly

adv.

In a fixed, stable, or constant manner.

47 : Fixedness

n.

The quality of a body which resists evaporation or volatilization by heat; solidity; cohesion of parts; as, the fixedness of gold.

48 : Fixedness

n.

The state or quality of being fixed; stability; steadfastness.

49 : Fixidity

n.

Fixedness.

50 : Fixing

n.

The act or process of making fixed.

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From Wikipedia

Fix or FIX may refer to:

From Wiktionary

See also: Fix, FIX, and -fix

Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Alternative forms
    • 1.2 Etymology
    • 1.3 Pronunciation
    • 1.4 Noun
      • 1.4.1 Synonyms
      • 1.4.2 Hyponyms
      • 1.4.3 Translations
    • 1.5 Verb
      • 1.5.1 Synonyms
      • 1.5.2 Antonyms
      • 1.5.3 Derived terms
      • 1.5.4 Translations
    • 1.6 References
  • 2 Bouyei
    • 2.1 Etymology
    • 2.2 Noun
  • 3 Catalan
    • 3.1 Etymology
    • 3.2 Pronunciation
    • 3.3 Adjective
      • 3.3.1 Derived terms
    • 3.4 Further reading
  • 4 Czech
    • 4.1 Noun
      • 4.1.1 Synonyms
  • 5 Dutch
    • 5.1 Verb
  • 6 French
    • 6.1 Alternative forms
    • 6.2 Etymology
    • 6.3 Pronunciation
    • 6.4 Noun
  • 7 German
    • 7.1 Pronunciation
    • 7.2 Adjective
      • 7.2.1 Declension
      • 7.2.2 Synonyms
    • 7.3 See also
  • 8 Hungarian
    • 8.1 Etymology
    • 8.2 Pronunciation
    • 8.3 Adjective
    • 8.4 References
  • 9 Old French
    • 9.1 Alternative forms
    • 9.2 Noun
  • 10 Swedish
    • 10.1 Etymology
    • 10.2 Adjective
      • 10.2.1 Declension
      • 10.2.2 Related terms
    • 10.3 Noun
      • 10.3.1 Declension

English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

  • fixe (archaic)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English fixen, from Old French *fixer (attested only as ficher, fichier; > English fitch), from fixe (fastened; fixed), from Latin fīxus (immovable; steady; stable; fixed), from fīgere (to drive in; stick; fasten), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeygʷ- (to jab; stick; set). Related to dig.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈfɪks/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪks

Noun[edit]

fix (plural fixes)

  1. A repair or corrective action.
    • 2013 June 28, Joris Luyendijk, “Our banks are out of control”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 3, page 21:
      Seeing the British establishment struggle with the financial sector is like watching an alcoholic […].  Until 2008 there was denial over what finance had become. […]  But the scandals kept coming, […]. A broad section of the political class now recognises the need for change but remains unable to see the necessity of a fundamental overhaul. Instead it offers fixes and patches.
    That plumber's fix is much better than the first one's.
  2. A difficult situation; a quandary or dilemma.
    It rained before we repaired the roof, and were we in a fix!
  3. (informal) A single dose of an addictive drug administered to a drug user.
    • Alain Jourgensen
      (Can we date this quote?) "Just one fix!"
  4. A prearrangement of the outcome of a supposedly competitive process, such as a sporting event, a game, an election, a trial, or a bid.
    • 1963, Howard Saul Becker, Outsiders: studies in the sociology of deviance, page 160:
      As the professional thief notes: You can tell by the way the case is handled in court when the fix is in.
  5. A determination of location.
    We have a fix on your position.
  6. (US) fettlings (mixture used to line a furnace)

Synonyms[edit]

  • See also Thesaurus:difficult situation

Hyponyms[edit]

  • (repair or corrective action): bugfix

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

fix (third-person singular simple present fixes, present participle fixing, simple past and past participle fixt or fixed)

  1. (transitive, obsolete) To pierce; now generally replaced by transfix.
    1. (transitive, by extension) (Of a piercing look) to direct at someone.
      He fixed me with a sickly grin, and said, "I told you it wouldn't work!"
  2. (transitive) To attach; to affix; to hold in place or at a particular time.
    A dab of chewing gum will fix your note to the bulletin board.
    A leech can fix itself to your skin without you feeling it.
    The Constitution fixes the date when Congress must meet.
    1. (transitive, figuratively, usually in the passive) To focus or determine (oneself, on a concept); to fixate.
      She's fixed on the idea of becoming a doctor.
  3. (transitive) To mend, to repair.
    That heater will start a fire if you don't fix it.
  4. (transitive, informal) To prepare (food).
    She fixed dinner for the kids.
  5. (transitive) To make (a contest, vote, or gamble) unfair; to privilege one contestant or a particular group of contestants, usually before the contest begins; to arrange immunity for defendants by tampering with the justice system via bribery or extortion[1]
    A majority of voters believed the election was fixed in favor of the incumbent.
  6. (transitive, US, informal) To surgically render an animal, especially a pet, infertile.
    Rover stopped digging under the fence after we had the vet fix him.
  7. (transitive, mathematics, sematics) To map a (point or subset) to itself.
  8. (transitive, informal) To take revenge on, to best; to serve justice on an assumed miscreant.
    He got caught breaking into lockers, so a couple of guys fixed him after work.
  9. (transitive) To render (a photographic impression) permanent by treating with such applications as will make it insensitive to the action of light.
  10. (transitive, chemistry, biology) To convert into a stable or available form.
    Legumes are valued in crop rotation for their ability to fix nitrogen.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Abney to this entry?)
  11. (intransitive) To become fixed; to settle or remain permanently; to cease from wandering; to rest.
    • (Can we date this quote?) Waller
      Your kindness banishes your fear, / Resolved to fix forever here.
  12. (intransitive) To become firm, so as to resist volatilization; to cease to flow or be fluid; to congeal; to become hard and malleable, as a metallic substance.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (make a contest unfair): doctor, rig
  • (render infertile): neuter, spay, desex, castrate
  • See also Thesaurus:repair

Antonyms[edit]

  • (to hold in place): move, change

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout#Translations.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sutherland, Edwin H. (ed) (1937): The Professional Thief: by a Professional Thief. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. [Reprinted by various publishers in subsequent decades.]

Bouyei[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *wɤjᴬ (fire). Cognate with Thai ไฟ (fai), Northern Thai ᨼᩱ (fai), Lao ໄຟ (fai), ᦺᦝ (fay), Tai Dam ꪼꪡ, Shan ၽႆး (phay4) or ၾႆး (fay4), Tai Nüa ᥜᥭᥰ (fay2), Zhuang feiz, Saek วี๊.

Noun[edit]

fix

  1. fire

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fixus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈfiks/
  • Rhymes: -iks

Adjective[edit]

fix (feminine fixa, masculine plural fixos, feminine plural fixes)

  1. fixed, not changing
  2. stationary

Derived terms[edit]

  • fixar

Further reading[edit]

  • “fix” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

fix m

  1. felt-tip pen, marker

Synonyms[edit]

  • popisovač

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

fix

  1. first-person singular present indicative of fixen
  2. imperative of fixen

French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • fixe

Etymology[edit]

From English fix.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fiks/
  • Homophone: fixe

Noun[edit]

fix m (plural fix)

  1. fix

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [fɪks]
  • (file)
  • Homophone: Ficks

Adjective[edit]

fix (comparative fixer, superlative am fixesten)

  1. fixed (costs, salary)
  2. quick
  3. smart

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (fixed): fest
  • (quick): schnell
  • (smart): aufgeweckt

See also[edit]

  • fix und fertig

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German fix, from French fixe, from Latin figere, fixus. [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈfiks]

Adjective[edit]

fix (not comparable)

  1. fixed
    fix fizetés - fixed (regular) salary

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • fils, fis, fiz

Noun[edit]

fix m

  1. inflection of fil:
    1. oblique plural
    2. nominative singular

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • Homophone: ficks

Adjective[edit]

fix

  1. fixed, inflexible, rigid
    en fix idé
    a fixed idea

Declension[edit]

Inflection of fix
IndefinitePositiveComparativeSuperlative2
Common singularfix
Neuter singularfixt
Pluralfixa
DefinitePositiveComparativeSuperlative
Masculine singular1fixe
Allfixa
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

Related terms[edit]

  • fixstjärna

Noun[edit]

fix c

  1. a fix, a dose of an addictive drug

Declension[edit]

Declension of fix 
SingularPlural
IndefiniteDefiniteIndefiniteDefinite
Nominativefixfixenfixarfixarna
Genitivefixfixensfixarsfixarnas