fix up

fix up
phrasal verb [transitive]
Word forms "fix up":
present tense I/you/we/they fix up he/she/it fixes up present participle fixing up past tense fixed up past participle fixed up
1)
a) to arrange for something to happen

Perhaps we can fix up a meeting for next week.

I went to the bank to fix up a loan.

b) British if you are fixed up to do something, you have arranged to do it

He's fixed up to take someone out.

2) spoken to arrange for someone to have something that they need

If you need more equipment, Mark will fix you up.

fix someone up with something:

I can fix you up with a place to live.

3) to clean, repair, or decorate something

They take old furniture and fix it up.

I'm going to fix up the house before my mother-in-law arrives.

4) informal to arrange for two people to meet so that they might begin a romantic relationship
fix someone up with someone:

Jimmy wants to fix Joe up with his sister.


English dictionary. 2014.

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