fixed

I
(Roget's IV) modif.
1. [Firm]
Syn. solid, rigid, immovable, settled; see established 1 , firm 1 .
2. [Repaired]
Syn. mended, in order, in working order; see repaired .
3. [*Prearranged]
Syn. arranged, planned, precontrived, predesigned, preordered, rigged*, packed*, put-up*, set-up*, in the bag*, framed*.
Ant. unexpected*, surprising, unplanned.
II
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.
1. firmly attached unmovable, secured, anchored, firm, stable, solid, rooted, tight, made fast.
2. established set, settled, unchangeable, decided, constant, steady, unvarying, firm, inflexible.
ANT.: 1. detached, loosened. 2. changeable, varying
III
(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Firmly in position: immobile, immovable, stationary, steadfast, steady, unmovable, unmoving. See MOVE. 2. Having distinct limits: definite, determinate, limited. See LIMITED. 3. In a definite and final form; not likely to change: certain, firm1, flat, set1. See CHANGE. 4. On an unwavering course of action: bent, decided, determined, intent, resolute, set1. See DECIDE.

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