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English definition of “fix up someone”

fix up someone

(PROVIDE) phrasal verb with fix    /fɪks/ verb [T]
to provide something that someone needs : Before he left town Pat saw to it that I was fixed up with a job .
(Definition of fix up someone (PROVIDE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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