noun[usually as modifier] informal
1An act of repairing or putting something right: a fixit shop
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- It had been making these pained groaning sounds for a week or so now, but seemed to be responding to the well-placed kicks and turn-it-off-then-turn-it-on-again fixit method that I apply to all electronics.
- We took the lawnmower to the fixit man, as it made a fearsome noise when I started it.
- To someone like myself, with a long interest in tools but little education in anything but house owner's fixit implements, it was a continuing challenge and a guaranteed source of satisfaction.
Early 20th century: from Little Miss Fixit, the title of a musical show.
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