fixed
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fixed(
fihkst
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (unchanging)
a. fijo
We offer a fixed interest rate on your payments.Ofrecemos una tasa de interés fija en sus pagos.
2. (established)
a. fijo
We don't have a fixed bedtime for the kids.No tenemos una hora de dormir fija para los niños.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(prearranged)
a. arreglado
The game was clearly fixed.El partido claramente estuvo arreglado.
b. amañado
I'm convinced the race was fixed.Estoy convencido de que la carrera estuvo amañada.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(supplied with)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Do you need any more cash for your trip? - No. I'm all fixed for cash.¿Necesitas más dinero en efectivo para tu viaje? - No, estoy bien de efectivo.
We're fixed for food until next week.Tenemos comida para la próxima semana.
5. (immovable)
a. fijo
Dylan had his eyes fixed on Lora ever since she arrived.Dylan tenía la mirada fija en Lora desde que llegó.
b. inamovible
Gina grinned, with a knowing expression fixed on her face, as she asked what happened to Paco.Gina sonrió, con una mirada sagaz inamovible en su cara, mientras preguntaba qué había pasado con Paco.
6. (inflexible)
a. firme
Gloria's fixed belief system provided her with comfort.El sistema de creencias firmes que tenía Gloria le proporcionaba confort.
b. rígido
Michael was too fixed in his ways to recognize the opportunity that had presented itself.La forma de ser de Michael era demasiado rígida como para reconocer la oportunidad que se le había presentado.
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fixed
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (price)
a. fijo(a)
fixed assetsactivo fijo or inmovilizado
fixed costscostos or
fixed expensesgastos fijos
fixed incomerenta fija
2. (definite)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to have fixed ideastener ideas fijas
to have no fixed plansno tener planes definidos
3. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
how are you fixed for money/time?¿qué tal andas de dinero/tiempo?
4. (colloquial)
a. amañado(a) (election, contest)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
b. arreglado(a)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
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fixed [fɪkst]
adjective
1 (permanent, invariable) [+amount, number, rate] fijo
of no fixed abode or address (Jur) sin domicilio fijo
2 (prearranged) establecido
at a fixed time a una hora establecida; there's no fixed agenda no hay un orden del día fijo
3 (immovable) [+smile] inamovible; [+stare] fijo
she kept a fixed smile on her face mantuvo una sonrisa inamovible; to keep one's eyes fixed on sth mantener la mirada fija en algo
4 (inflexible) [+opinion] firme; rígido
he has very fixed ideas es de ideas fijas
modifier
fixed assets (n) activo (m) fijo
fixed charge (n) cargo (m) fijo
we make a fixed charge for our services
fixed costs (n) costos (m) fijos
fixed price (n) precio (m) fijo
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