Definition for fixed

adjective as in permanent, steady

adjective as in repaired

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Example Sentences

Plus, Treasury yields have increasingly been driven by technical factors that are divorced from economic fundamentals, says Jim Caron, head of macro strategies for global fixed income at Morgan Stanley Investment Management.

From Axios

Farming and herding communities across Xinjiang, Tibet and Inner Mongolia are being forced to settle in new, fixed and thus monitorable communities.

From Time

It’s expensive to build out fixed broadband networks in rural areas like Fallbrook and Rainbow, so many major providers just don’t.

Fathoming one’s gender, an identity innate and performed, personal and social, fixed and evolving, is complicated enough without being under a spotlight that never seems to turn off.

From Time

In 2012, the researchers calculated a ceiling on how statistically correlated the polarization results can be with the rotations performed at A and B if the rotations occurred in a fixed causal order.

One Air Force official said that with enough time and more money, the EOTS could be fixed.

People on fixed incomes and government pensions are the first to feel the pain.

In 1870, the very Germanically-named August Ruengling fixed a harness for a circus rider and obtained free passes for his family.

The teen refused to drop his knife, according to officers, fixed them with “a 100-yard stare,” and walked toward them.

But they have high fixed costs—overhead, maintenance, staff, and power.

As men fixed in the grip of nightmare, we were powerless—unable to do anything but wait.

Her eyes, for a moment, fixed themselves with a horrid conviction of a wide and nameless treachery.

The Princess still kept her eyes fixed on Louis, while, in a suppressed and unsteady voice, she answered her governess.

She kept her eyes fixed steadily on his, saying what followed gently, calmly, yet as though another woman spoke the words.

“It looks better than any house around here now, since you fixed it up and painted it,” said Sol.


On this page you'll find 289 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fixed, such as: established, hooked, immovable, locked, rigid, and settled.

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