Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of fix.

Etymologies

fix +‎ -eth (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • On Thursday afternoon, the Iceman cometh—and fixeth.

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • Pantagruelion hath a little root somewhat hard and rough, roundish, terminating in an obtuse and very blunt point, and having some of its veins, strings, or filaments coloured with some spots of white, never fixeth itself into the ground above the profoundness almost of a cubit, or foot and a half.

    Five books of the lives, heroic deeds and sayings of Gargantua and his son Pantagruel

  • He takes up the cup in both hands, but puts it into his right hand; he lifts it from the table, fixeth his eyes upon it, &c.

    From the Talmud and Hebraica

  • Jewish throne, 2 Kings 23: 33,34, it fixeth the thing beyond all controversy.

    From the Talmud and Hebraica

  • And yet, if we believe Pliny, we are not without our bounds, for he fixeth this river within Judea.

    From the Talmud and Hebraica

  • Which fixeth our eyes faster upon the words of the Gloss at the Gemara in the place alleged; "From the beginning, in the days of Simeon the Just, who lived a greater while, they called it the chamber of the counsellors."

    From the Talmud and Hebraica

  • But true grace fixeth the affections on spiritual things.

    Pneumatologia

  • And thereby to subduct them from under the absolute power of the vanity of their minds, by one means or other he fixeth in them steady thoughts concerning himself, and their relation unto him.

    Pneumatologia

  • David, upon his great sin and his repentance, took in all humbling, self-abasing considerations, here he fixeth the head of them: Ps. li.

    Pneumatologia

  • But when God fixeth an apprehension of his displeasure for them on the soul — if it be not before it be too late — it will cause men to look out for relief.

    Christologia

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