the fix is in

Definition of the fix is in

US

  1. —used to say that the outcome of something, such as a game or contest, is being controlled or affected in a dishonest way It was obvious early in the game that the fix was in.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make firm, stable, or stationary

    :  to give a permanent or final form to: such as

    :  to change into a stable compound or available form

  1. :  a position of difficulty or embarrassment :  predicament

    :  the position (as of a ship) determined by bearings, observations, or radio

    :  a determination of one's position


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