Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) fix, hole, jam, mess, muddle, pickle, kettle of fish (informal terms for a difficult situation) "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
- S: (n) fix (something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug) "she needed a fix of chocolate"
- S: (n) repair, fix, fixing, fixture, mend, mending, reparation (the act of putting something in working order again)
- S: (n) fix (an exemption granted after influence (e.g., money) is brought to bear) "collusion resulted in tax fixes for gamblers"
- S: (n) localization, localisation, location, locating, fix (a determination of the place where something is) "he got a good fix on the target"
- S: (v) repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on (restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken) "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
- S: (v) fasten, fix, secure (cause to be firmly attached) "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"
- S: (v) specify, set, determine, define, fix, limit (decide upon or fix definitely) "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
- S: (v) cook, fix, ready, make, prepare (prepare for eating by applying heat) "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"
- S: (v) pay back, pay off, get, fix (take vengeance on or get even) "We'll get them!"; "That'll fix him good!"; "This time I got him"
- S: (v) fix (set or place definitely) "Let's fix the date for the party!"
- S: (v) fix (kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study)
- S: (v) fixate, fix (make fixed, stable or stationary) "let's fix the picture to the frame"
- S: (v) sterilize, sterilise, desex, unsex, desexualize, desexualise, fix (make infertile) "in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized"
- S: (v) fix (influence an event or its outcome by illegal means) "fix a race"
- S: (v) situate, fix, posit, deposit (put (something somewhere) firmly) "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot"
- S: (v) fix, prepare, set up, ready, gear up, set (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"