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ID #3724


adj. [cf. DAE fix up to supply the wants (of a person), fixed established financially] well off; in easy financial circumstances: 1954 A play on the word "fix", referring to Nansi's being "fixed up" sartorially, "fixed" financially, "fixed" in the sense of having large genitals, "getting a little fixing" meaning sexual intercourse, and being "in a fix" with the king (Crawley 227). (Black)

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Last update: 2010-11-29 14:23
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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