fixings


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fix·ings

 (fĭk′sĭngz)
pl.n. Informal
Accessories; trimmings: a holiday dinner with all the fixings.

fixings

(ˈfɪksɪŋz)
pl n
1. apparatus or equipment
2. (Cookery) accompaniments for a dish; trimmings
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fixings - food that is a component of a mixture in cookingfixings - food that is a component of a mixture in cooking; "the recipe lists all the fixings for a salad"
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
food product, foodstuff - a substance that can be used or prepared for use as food
flavorer, flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, seasoning, seasoner - something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts
tomato paste - thick concentrated tomato puree
egg white, ovalbumin, albumen, white - the white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water; "she separated the whites from the yolks of several eggs"
egg yolk, yolk - the yellow spherical part of an egg that is surrounded by the albumen
malted milk - powder made of dried milk and malted cereals
2.fixings - the accessories that normally accompany (something or some activity)fixings - the accessories that normally accompany (something or some activity); "an elaborate formal dinner with all the fixings"; "he bought a Christmas tree and trimmings to decorate it"
accessory, add-on, appurtenance, supplement - a supplementary component that improves capability
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
Translations

fixings

[ˈfɪksɪŋz] NPL (US) (Culin) → guarniciones fpl

fixings

pl (US Cook) → Beilagen pl

fixings

[ˈfɪksɪŋz] npl (Am) (Culin) → guarnizioni fpl
References in classic literature ?
The king said it was all the more homely and more pleasanter for these fixings, and so don't disturb them.
Now between ourselves, Fan, the price of that dress would give you all you 'll want for your spring fixings, that 's one consideration; then here 's another, which may have some weight with you," added Polly slyly.
In health, yes; but otherwise he has lost everything," said Christie, fixing her eyes on the embarrassed Dick.
Then, again, if you fix your eye upon this strange, crested, comb-like incrustation on the top of the mass --this green, barnacled thing, which the Greenlanders call the crown, and the Southern fishers the bonnet of the Right Whale; fixing your eyes solely on this, you would take the head for the trunk of some huge oak, with a bird's nest in its crotch.
Here it is," he answered, pulling off his blouse and fixing it to the stick.
Now, Tom Sawyer, what kind of a lie are you fixing YOUR mouth to contribit to this mess of rubbage?
said Silas, turning and fixing his strange eyes on the suspected man.
He was well pleased with the design of sending a fleet into that sea, and, to give a greater reputation to the enterprise, proposed making his son commander-in-chief, but could by no means be brought to think of fixing garrisons and building fortresses there; all he intended was to plunder all they could, and lay the towns in ashes.
The ease with which he had knocked it to pieces disconcerted him somewhat, and to guard against that danger he set to work again, fixing bars of iron on the inside until he was satisfied with its strength; and then, not caring to try any more experiments with it, he passed it and adopted it as a helmet of the most perfect construction.
Some other security, therefore, was to be sought for; and what better security would the case admit, than that of selecting and appealing to some simple and familiar portion of time, as a standard for measuring the danger of innovations, for fixing the national sentiment, and for uniting the patriotic exertions?
As I entered and saluted, Lorquas Ptomel signaled me to advance, and, fixing his great, hideous eyes upon me, addressed me thus:
He rang for the landlord, and, on his appearance, said, fixing his clear eyes upon him, "Is this rabbit, sir?