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English noun: fixture

1. fixture (artifact) an object firmly fixed in place (especially in a household)


Broader (hypernym)artefact, artifact


Narrower (hyponym)bathroom fixture, lighting fixture, plumbing fixture, soap dish

2. fixture (person) a regular patron


SamplesAn habitue of the racetrack.
A bum who is a Central Park fixture.


Synonymshabitue, regular


Broader (hypernym)frequenter, patron

3. fixture (attribute) the quality of being fixed in place as by some firm attachment


Synonymsfastness, fixedness, fixity, secureness


Broader (hypernym)immovability, immovableness


Narrower (hyponym)lodgement, lodging, lodgment


Antonymslooseness

4. fixture (act) the act of putting something in working order again


Synonymsfix, fixing, mend, mending, repair, reparation


Broader (hypernym)improvement


Narrower (hyponym)band aid, care, darning, maintenance, patching, quick fix, quickie, quicky, reconstruction, restitution, restoration, upkeep









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