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fixed at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


fixed at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

W3S3 adj
1 [not before noun] firmly fastened to a particular position: fixed to/in/on// --a mirror fixed to the bathroom wall//
2 fixed times, amounts, meanings etc cannot be changed: set// --The classes begin and end at fixed times.// --fixed prices// --My contract was for a fixed term of five years.// --interest at 10%, fixed for 5 years//
3 have fixed ideas/opinions: to have very definite ideas or opinions that you will not change - often used to show disapproval// have fixed ideas/opinions about/on// --He has very fixed ideas about how a wife should behave.//
4 how are you fixed for sth?: spoken used to ask someone how much of something they have, or to ask about an arrangement// --How are you fixed for cash?// --How are we fixed for Monday?//
5 a fixed smile, expression etc does not show any emotion or does not show how someone really feels:
6 be of/have no fixed abode/address: BrE law to not have a permanent place to live//

fixed at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

432 Moby Thesaurus words for "fixed":
abiding, absolute, acknowledged, admitted, admitting no exception,
agreed, aground, aligned, all up with, all-out, anchored, arranged,
arrayed, arrested, ascertained, assigned, assorted, assured,
at a standstill, at anchor, attached, attested, authenticated,
beat, beaten, bent, bested, bonded, borne out, categorical,
categorized, caught, cemented, certain, certified, chained,
changeless, charmed, chronic, circumscribed, circumscript,
circumstantiated, classified, clear, close, complete, composed,
concentrated, conclusive, concrete, conditional, confirmed,
confounded, constant, constituted, continuing, conventional,
cooked-up, corroborated, crooked, customary, cut out,
cut-and-dried, cut-and-dry, dead-still, decided, decisive,
deep-dyed, deep-fixed, deep-rooted, deep-seated, deep-set,
deep-settled, defeated, defined, definite, definitive, delimited,
demarcated, demonstrated, deployed, detailed, determinate,
determined, different, discomfited, dishonest, disposed, distinct,
distinguished, done for, done in, down, downright, durable,
dyed-in-the-wool, embosomed, emplaced, enchanted, encircled,
enduring, ensconced, enthralled, entire, esoteric, especial,
established, exceptional, exclusive, explicit, express,
extraordinary, fallen, fascinated, fast, fastened, final, firm,
flat, flat-out, flinty, floored, folk, framed, frozen, given,
global, glued, graded, gripped, grouped, guaranteed, habitual,
hallowed, handed down, harmonized, hedged about, held, heroic,
high and dry, hoary, hors de combat, hypnotized, idle, immemorial,
immobile, immotile, immotive, immovable, immutable, impacted,
implanted, implicit, in apple-pie order, in commission,
in condition, in fine fettle, in good condition, in good form,
in good shape, in good trim, in kilter, in order, in repair,
in shape, in the bag, in the pink, in trim, in working order,
inalterable, inappealable, incorrigible, inculcated, indisputable,
individual, inextricable, infixed, inflexible, ingrained, inner,
installed, instilled, intact, intent, intimate, invariable,
inveterate, inviolate, irremovable, irreversible, jammed,
lambasted, lasting, lathered, legendary, licked, limited, located,
long-established, long-standing, loyal, made sure, marshaled,
mesmerized, methodized, minute, moored, motionless, moveless,
mythological, nailed down, narrow, never-failing, normalized,
noteworthy, obstinate, of long standing, of the folk, on ice,
on the skids, open-and-shut, oral, ordered, orderly, organized,
out of commission, out-and-out, outdone, outright, overborne,
overcome, overmastered, overmatched, overpowered, overridden,
overthrown, overturned, overwhelmed, packed, panicked, particular,
peremptory, perfect, permanent, perpetual, persistent, personal,
placed, planned, planted, plotted, positioned, positive, posted,
prearranged, precise, preconcerted, precontrived, premeditated,
preordered, prescriptive, private, proved, proven, provisional,
provisory, put to rout, put-up, quiescent, ranged, ranked, rapt,
received, recognized, regular, regularized, regulated, remaining,
resolute, resolved, respective, restricted, riding at anchor,
rigged, rigid, riveted, rooted, round, routed, routinized, ruined,
scattered, schemed, seated, secure, secured, set, set-up, settled,
settled in habit, several, shown, silenced, singular, situate,
situated, skinned, skinned alive, solid, solipsistic, sorted, sot,
special, specific, specificative, specified, spellbound, spotted,
stable, stacked, stampeded, standardized, staple, stated, static,
stationary, stationed, statuelike, staunch, staying, steadfast,
steady, steely, still, stipulated, stipulatory, stock-still,
straight, straight-out, stranded, stubborn, stuck, stuck fast,
substantiated, surrounded, sustained, synchronized, systematized,
taped, tenacious, tested, tethered, thorough, tied, tight,
time-honored, to rights, torpid, total, traditional, transfixed,
tried, tried and true, trimmed, trounced, true, true-blue,
unalterable, unaltered, unbending, unblinking, unchangeable,
unchanged, unchanging, unchecked, uncircumscribed, unconditional,
unconditioned, undeflectable, understood, undestroyed, undeviating,
undistracted, undivided, undone, undoubting, unemployed,
unequivocal, unfading, unfailing, unfaltering, unflagging,
unflappable, unflinching, unhampered, unhesitating, unlimited,
unmistakable, unmitigated, unmodifiable, unmovable, unmoved,
unmoving, unqualified, unquestioning, unreserved, unrestricted,
unshaken, unshifting, unswerving, unvaried, unvarying, unwaivable,
unwavering, unwritten, unyielding, up to scratch, up to snuff,
upset, utter, validated, venerable, verified, warranted, wedged,
whelmed, whipped, whole, without exception, without reserve,
worshipful, worsted

fixed at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Stability): unchangeable, immutable, unaltered, unalterable, constant, permanent, invariable, undeviating, stable, durable, perennial, fixed, steadfast, firm, fast, steady, immovable, irremovable, rooted, settled, incontrovertible.

[ADJ] (Stillness): quiet, quiescent, still, motionless, unmoving, fixed, stationary, immobile, immobilized, at a standstill, sedentary, becalmed, stagnant, undisturbed, unruffled, calm, restful, immovable, stable, sleeping, inactive, silent.

fixed at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

1 staying the same; not changing or able to be changed:
fixed prices * a fixed rate of interest * people living on fixed incomes * The money has been invested for a fixed period.
see also ABODE
2 (often disapproving) (of ideas and wishes) held very firmly; not easily changed:
My parents had fixed ideas about what I should become.
3 [only before noun] (of expressions on sb's face) not changing and not sincere:
He greeted all his guests with a fixed smile on his face.
how are you, etc. fixed (for sth)? (spoken) used to ask how much of sth a person has, or to ask about arrangements:
How are you fixed for cash? * How are we fixed for Saturday (= have we arranged to do anything)?

Fixed at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Fix \Fix\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fixed} (f[i^]kst); p. pr. & vb.
n. {Fixing}.] [Cf. F. fixer.]
1. To make firm, stable, or fast; to set or place
permanently; to fasten immovably; to establish; to
implant; to secure; to make definite.

An ass's nole I fixed on his head. --Shak.

O, fix thy chair of grace, that all my powers May
also fix their reverence. --Herbert.

His heart is fixed, trusting in the Lord. --Ps.
cxii. 7.

And fix far deeper in his head their stings.

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

Sat fixed in thought the mighty Stagirite. --Pope.

One eye on death, and one full fix'd on heaven.

3. To transfix; to pierce. [Obs.] --Sandys.

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

5. 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. [Colloq. U.S.]

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

Syn: To arrange; prepare; adjust; place; establish; settle;

Fixed \Fixed\ (f[i^]kst), a.
1. Securely placed or fastened; settled; established; firm;
imovable; unalterable.

2. (Chem.) Stable; non-volatile.

{Fixed air} (Old Chem.), carbonic acid or carbon dioxide; --
so called by Dr. Black because it can be absorbed or fixed
by strong bases. See {Carbonic acid}, under {Carbonic}.

{Fixed alkali} (Old Chem.), a non-volatile base, as soda, or
potash, in distinction from the volatile alkali ammonia.

{Fixed ammunition} (Mil.), a projectile and powder inclosed
together in a case ready for loading.

{Fixed battery} (Mil.), a battery which contains heavy guns
and mortars intended to remain stationary; --
distinguished from movable battery.

{Fixed bodies}, those which can not be volatilized or
separated by a common menstruum, without great difficulty,
as gold, platinum, lime, etc.

{Fixed capital}. See the Note under {Capital}, n., 4.

{Fixed fact}, a well established fact. [Colloq.]

{Fixed light}, one which emits constant beams; --
distinguished from a flashing, revolving, or intermittent

{Fixed oils} (Chem.), non-volatile, oily substances, as
stearine and olein, which leave a permanent greasy stain,
and which can not be distilled unchanged; -- distinguished
from volatile or {essential oils}.

{Fixed pivot} (Mil.), the fixed point about which any line of
troops wheels.

{Fixed stars} (Astron.), such stars as always retain nearly
the same apparent position and distance with respect to
each other, thus distinguished from planets and comets.

fixed at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: (of a number) having a fixed and unchanging value
2: fixed and unmoving; "with eyes set in a fixed glassy stare";
"his bearded face already has a set hollow look"- Connor
Cruise O'Brien; "a face rigid with pain" [syn: {set}, {rigid}]
3: securely placed or fastened or set; "a fixed piece of wood";
"a fixed resistor" [ant: {unfixed}]
4: intent and directed steadily; "had her gaze fastened on the
stranger"; "a fixed expresson" [syn: {fastened}]
5: incapable of being changed or moved or undone; e.g. "frozen
prices"; "living on fixed incomes" [syn: {frozen}]
6: mended or put in working order; "a reconditioned sewing
machine"; "a repaired vacuum cleaner"; "the broken lock is
now fixed" [syn: {reconditioned}, {repaired}]
7: not increasing as the amount taxed increases [syn: {flat}]
8: specified in advance; "a given number"; "we will meet at a
given time and location" [syn: {given(a)}]
9: directed with intense concentration; "a fixed stare"; "an
intent gaze" [syn: {intent}]

fixed at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: wikipedia » dab=fixed



* Inter: audio » en-us-fixed.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɪkst



  • Inter: past of » fix

    Derived terms

    * fixed-term


    Inter: en-ad » j

  • Not changing, not able to be changed, staying the same.
    1. : fixed assets
    2. : I work fixed hours for a fixed salary.
    3. : Every religion has its own fixed ideas.
    4. : ''He looked at me with a fixed glare.
    5. Stationary.
    6. Attached; affixed
    7. Inter: RQ:Schuster Hepaticae V » 4
    8. : The closest affinities of the Jubulaceae are with the Lejeuneaceae. The two families share in common: (a) elaters usually 1-spiral, trumpet-shaped and fixed to the capsule valves, distallyInter: .. » .
    9. Chemically stable.
    10. Supplied with what one needs.
    11. : Shes nicely fixed after two divorce settlements.''
    12. (legal) To record a sound on a permanent medium
    13. : In the United States, recordings are only granted copyright protection when the sounds in the recording were fixed and first published on or after February 15, 1972.


      Inter: trans-top » not changing, not able to be changed, staying the same

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|постоянен|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » bg|неподвижен|sc=Cyrl
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|kiinteä
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|fixé

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|fixiert, Inter: t+ » de|fix
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|фиксированный|tr=fiksírovannyj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|установленный|tr=ustanóvlennyj|sc=Cyrl

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-see » stationary
    Inter: ttbc-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » roa-jer: Inter: tø » roa-jer|fixe

    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Derived terms

    * fixed for

    See also

    * broken
    • crooked
    • bribe


      * Inter: rank » fifty|trust|perfectly|850|fixed|leaves|chair|date

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