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noun as in difficult or ticklish situation

verb as in determine, decide

verb as in prepare, plan ahead

verb as in focus on

verb as in cook a meal

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verb as in manipulate, influence an event

verb as in wreak vengeance on


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Those efforts take resources, but experts cautioned against seemingly easy fixes like requiring people to provide proof of residency or other documentation.

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Maryland Democratic lawmakers are calling on the Hogan administration to make immediate and long-term fixes to the state’s “broken” unemployment system, which has been plagued with problems since the beginning of the pandemic.

I spoke with Kipp Godfrey, the general manager and overseer of tens of thousands of fixes at America’s premier technical gear-mending shop, Rainy Pass Repair, about how you can maximize your ski kit’s life and efficacy for seasons to come.

She also outlined several fixes that have been made in response to feedback.

New additions in the release notes include the ability to read smaller QR codes with the iPhone cameras, notifications to tell users "when the camera of your iPhone is unable to be verified as a new, genuine Apple camera," and a number of bug fixes.

Further, there are maintenance crews who have to fix those drones.

Her slight miscalculation of how to fix the situation leads to her driving around the gas pump.

The bill, which passed Congress without opposition, is only a temporary fix and expires in 2015.

We need to “fix our schools,” even while recognizing that our efforts thus far are only works-in-progress.

And then it broke down, and the woman says, 'I'm sorry, but we have to fix the internet, so it's down for the rest of the flight.'

To fix on any one stage in such an evolution, detach it, affirm it, is to wrest a true scripture to its destruction.

Look till you fix them for the rest of your days well in memory, and then say what in the devil's name you could make of them.

First I had better fix the sequence of the munition cables, for upon them the whole attack has hung—or rather, hung fire.

"I'd have been in a pretty fix if he had finished my house, and I had tried to move my furniture into it," he muttered.

Meadow Mouse was too well acquainted with old Mr. Crow to get himself into any such fix as that.

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On this page you'll find 482 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fix, such as: dilemma, mess, box, corner, embarrassment, and hole.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.