Definition of “fixture” - English Dictionary

“fixture” in British English

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fixturenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɪks.tʃər/ us /ˈfɪks.tʃɚ/

fixture noun [ C ] (FIXED OBJECT)

a permanently fixed piece of furniture in a house, such as a bath, that would not be taken by someone when moving to a new home:

All fixtures and fittings are included in the house price.
figurative They've been together so long he's become a permanent fixture in her life.
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fixture noun [ C ] (SPORTS EVENT)

UK a day and usually a time agreed for a sports event:

Next season's fixtures will be published early next month.

(Definition of “fixture” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“fixture” in American English

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fixturenoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɪks·tʃər/

a piece of equipment that stays attached to a house or other building:

a light fixture
bathroom fixtures
fig. He became a fixture (= a regular feature) on television in the 1980s.

(Definition of “fixture” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“fixture” in Business English

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fixturenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɪkstʃər/ us

PROPERTY something in a house that is permanently fixed, such as bathroom equipment, and that is not taken by someone when they move to a new home:

All fixtures and fittings are included in the house price.
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(Definition of “fixture” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)