Fixed - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɪkst|  American pronunciation of the word fixed
Brit.  |fɪkst|  British pronunciation of the word fixed
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto fix
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto fix

adjective

- (of a number) having a fixed and unchanging value
- fixed and unmoving (syn: rigid, set)
with eyes set in a fixed glassy stare
- incapable of being changed or moved or undone; e.g. (syn: frozen)
living on fixed incomes

Extra examples

That day remains fixed in my memory.

He regarded her with a fixed attention.

The classes begin and end at fixed times.

My contract was for a fixed term of five years.

The new senators are much better fixed financially than their predecessors.

The mechanic fixed the problem with the car.

...a budget phone plan for people on fixed incomes...

He fixed the hole in the roof.

He fixed the fence last weekend.

All tables on the ship will be fixed to the floor.

The table was fixed firmly to the floor.

The scarf was fixed in place with a pin.

They haven't yet fixed the date of their wedding.

They fixed the price at $10.

The problems have been fixed and the work can now proceed.

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