fix upon

fix upon
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  • fix upon — index determine, impute, prefer, select Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fix — [fiks] vt. fixed, fixing [ME fixen < fix, fixed < L fixus, pp. of figere, to fasten, attach: see FINISH] 1. a) to make firm, stable, or secure b) to fasten or attach firmly 2. to set firmly in the mind …   English World dictionary

  • fix on — Synonyms and related words: account for, accredit with, accrete to, acknowledge, aim, aim at, apply to, ascribe to, assign to, attach to, attend to business, attribute to, be alert, be obsessed with, bend, blame, blame for, blame on, bring home… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fix on — (also fix upon) Settle on, determine upon, decide upon, select, choose …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • fix on/upon — [phrasal verb] fix on/upon (something) 1 : to direct your attention or thoughts toward (something) : to focus on (something) He has fixed on/upon the idea of going back to school. All eyes fixed on her as she entered the room. [=everyone looked… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fix (beer) — Fix was the only beer widely available in Greece until the 1960 s, when international competition arrived and eventually put it out of business.In 1995, the FIX trademarks were bought [ [http://www.tovima.gr/print article.php?e=B f=12428 m=D12 aa …   Wikipedia

  • fix — vt 1 a: to make firm, stable, or stationary b: to attach physically 2: to influence the actions, outcome, or effect of by improper or illegal methods conspiracy to defraud the government by fix ing income tax cases W. R. LaFave and A. W. Scott,… …   Law dictionary

  • fix your eyes/gaze etc. on/upon — fix your eyes/gaze (etc.) on/upon : to look at (someone or something) steadily Everyone fixed their eyes on her as she entered the room. • • • Main Entry: ↑fix …   Useful english dictionary

  • fix your eyes/gaze on/upon — fix your eyes/gaze (etc.) on/upon : to look at (someone or something) steadily Everyone fixed their eyes on her as she entered the room. • • • Main Entry: ↑fix …   Useful english dictionary

  • fix your hopes/sights etc. on/upon — fix your hopes/sights (etc.) on/upon : to direct your hopes, efforts, etc., toward (something) They fixed their sights on winning the championship. She has her hopes fixed on a career in journalism. [=she hopes/wants to have a career in… …   Useful english dictionary

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