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fixed

[ fikst ]
/ fɪkst /
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adjective

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Origin of fixed

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at fix, -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM fixed

fix·ed·ly [fik-sid-lee, fikst-lee], /ˈfɪk sɪd li, ˈfɪkst li/, adverbfix·ed·ness, nounsem·i·fixed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for fixed

fixed
/ (fɪkst) /

adjective

Derived forms of fixed

fixedly (ˈfɪksɪdlɪ), adverbfixedness, noun
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