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adjective Informal.
  1. wealthy; prosperous; well-to-do; well-heeled.
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Origin of well-fixed

First recorded in 1710–20
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Historical Examples of well-fixed

  • He was likewise known to be well-fixed when he left Canyon Pass.

    The Heart of Canyon Pass

    Thomas K. Holmes

  • Fifty thousand in the bank and the stand of buildings here, replied Buck, with the careless ease of the well-fixed.

  • It is for such reasons that naturalists now look upon the study of varieties as more important than that of well-fixed species.

  • Did deceased leave her that farm, title clear, and well-fixed financially?