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Definition 1: the act of putting something in working order again - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for fixture in the sense of this definition

(fixture is a kind of ...) the act of improving something

"their improvements increased the value of the property"

(... is a kind of fixture ) the act of mending a hole in a garment with crossing threads

(... is a kind of fixture ) the act of mending a hole in a garment by sewing a patch over it

(... is a kind of fixture ) activity involved in maintaining something in good working order

"he wrote the manual on car care"

(... is a kind of fixture ) hurried repair

(... is a kind of fixture ) the act of restoring something or someone to a satisfactory state

(... is a kind of fixture ) the activity of constructing something again

(... is a kind of fixture ) the act of restoring something to its original state

Definition 2: an object firmly fixed in place (especially in a household) - [noun denoting artifact]

(fixture is a kind of ...) a man-made object taken as a whole

(... is a kind of fixture ) any fixture in a bathroom

(... is a kind of fixture ) a fixture providing artificial light

(... is a kind of fixture ) a fixture for the distribution and use of water in a building

(... is a kind of fixture ) a bathroom or kitchen fixture for holding a bar of soap

Definition 3: the quality of being fixed in place as by some firm attachment - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for fixture in the sense of this definition

(fixture is a kind of ...) not capable of being moved or rearranged

(... is a kind of fixture ) the state or quality of being lodged or fixed even temporarily

"the lodgment of the balloon in the tree"

Definition 4: a regular patron - [noun denoting person]

Samples where fixture or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an habitue of the racetrack
  • a bum who is a Central Park fixture

Synonyms for fixture in the sense of this definition

(fixture is a kind of ...) a regular customer

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