[fiks-cher] /ˈfɪks tʃər/
something securely, and usually permanently, attached or appended, as to a house, apartment building, etc.:
a light fixture; kitchen fixtures.
a person or thing long established in the same place or position.
Law. a movable chattel, as a machine or heating plant, that, by reason of annexation to real property and adaptation to continuing use in connection with the realty, is considered a part of the realty.
Fox Hunting. one of a series of meets scheduled by a hunt to take place at a time and location listed on a card (fixture card) that is sent, usually once a month, to each member of a hunt.
the act of fixing.
British. an event that takes place regularly.
an object firmly fixed in place, esp a household appliance
a person or thing regarded as fixed in a particular place or position
(property law) an article attached to land and regarded as part of it
a device to secure a workpiece in a machine tool
(rare) the act of fixing
1590s, “act of fixing,” perhaps from fix (v.) on model of mixture. Meaning “anything fixed or securely fastened” is from 1812.
[fiks-uhp] /ˈfɪksˌʌp/ noun 1. repair; improvement: fix-ups that will make the house more salable. noun a date arranged by a third party Usage Note informal noun A date arranged by a third party: not sure if a fix-up is any better than a blind date
noun A person who attempts to sell property without a real-estate broker, or the arrangement for doing so: Another is their dislike for brokers who offer their services at a discount to FIZBOS, which stands for For Sale By Owner (1980s+)
[fiz] /fɪz/ verb (used without object) 1. to make a hissing or sputtering sound; effervesce. noun 2. a fizzing sound; effervescence. 3. soda water or other effervescent water. 4. an iced mixed drink made of liquor, lemon juice, sugar, and soda: gin fizz. 5. British Informal. . /fɪz/ verb (intransitive) 1. to make a hissing […]
[fiz-gig] /ˈfɪzˌgɪg/ noun 1. a type of firework that makes a loud hissing sound. 2. a whirling toy that makes a whizzing noise. 3. . 4. Australian. a police informer. /ˈfɪzˌɡɪɡ/ noun 1. a frivolous or flirtatious girl 2. a firework or whirling top that fizzes as it moves 3. a variant of fishgig 4. […]