Definition of fixed
- a fixed income
- a fixed idea
- fixed holidays
- comfortably fixed
a small mirror fixed to the wall
That day remains fixed in my memory.
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—used to describe something that does not change
: placed or attached in a way that does not move easily
: having something needed
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