[ fik-sing ]
/ ˈfɪk sɪŋ /
the act of a person or thing that fixes.
fixings. Also fix·in's [fik-sinz] /ˈfɪk sɪnz/. Informal.
- the necessary ingredients: salad fixings.
- the appropriate accompaniments; trimmings: turkey with all the fixings.
What’s The #’s Real Name?A hash has referred to stripes on military jackets since as early as 1910. But, in the 1980s, people started using hash to refer to the # symbol.
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British Dictionary definitions for fixin's
/ (ˈfɪksɪŋ) /
a means of attaching one thing to another, as a pipe to a wall, slate to a roof, etc
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