of, pertaining to, doing, or involving repairs, adjustments, or improvements:
a fix-it shop; a political fix-it man.
[fik-si-tee] /ˈfɪk sɪ ti/ noun, plural fixities for 2. 1. the state or quality of being ; stability; permanence. 2. something , stable, or permanent. /ˈfɪksɪtɪ/ noun (pl) -ties 1. the state or quality of being fixed; stability 2. something that is fixed; a fixture n. 1660s in physics; general use from 1791; see fix […]
programming A standard tag often put in comments near a piece of code that needs work. The point of doing so is that a grep or a similar pattern-matching tool can find all such places quickly. This is common in GNU code. Compare XXX. [Jargon File] (2001-03-16)
- Fix someone up
verb phrase To provide or arrange what is needed: We can fix you up with a nice new car/ If you want a date I can fix you up with Gert (1861+)