Textual thesaurus for "fix"

(noun) localisation, localization, locating, location

a determination of the place where something is

he got a good fix on the target

(noun) repair, reparation, fixing, fixture, mend, mending

the act of putting something in working order again

(noun) pickle, hole, muddle, mess, jam, kettle of fish

informal terms for a difficult situation

he got into a terrible fix; he made a muddle of his marriage

(verb) unsex, sterilise, sterilize, desex, desexualise, desexualize

make infertile

in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized

(verb) doctor, bushel, touch on, furbish up, repair, restore, mend

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

She repaired her TV set; Repair my shoes please

(verb) set, set up, gear up, prepare, ready

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

Get the children ready for school!; prepare for war; I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill

(verb) fixate

make fixed, stable or stationary

let's fix the picture to the frame

(verb) limit, set, specify, define, determine

decide upon or fix definitely

fix the variables; specify the parameters

(verb) get, pay back, pay off

take vengeance on or get even

We'll get them!; That'll fix him good!; This time I got him

(verb) fasten, secure

cause to be firmly attached

fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man

(verb) posit, situate, deposit

put (something somewhere) firmly

She posited her hand on his shoulder; deposit the suitcase on the bench; fix your eyes on this spot

(verb) ready, prepare, make, cook

prepare for eating by applying heat

Cook me dinner, please; can you make me an omelette?; fix breakfast for the guests, please