Synonyms of fix in English:
9 informal the fight was fixed
rig, arrange fraudulently;
tamper with, influence
10 informal don't tell anybody, or I'll fix you!
get one's revenge on, avenge oneself on, get even with, get back at, take reprisals against, punish, deal with;
sort someone out
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2 he needed his fix
4 the result was a complete fix
fraud, swindle, trick, charade, sham
If you grew up in the South, you used this expression a lot, and no other synonymous phrase—not preparing to, not getting ready to or about to—quite conveys the combination of determined intent with a hint of threat, as in, “Look out, I'm fixing to come over there ….”David Auburn
- are you fixing to start a fight?about to, ready to, all set to, preparing to, getting ready to, intending to, soon to;on the point of, on the verge of, on the brink of
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