Fix and Remedy


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Fix verb – To restore to a healthy condition.
Usage example: it took surgery and months of physical therapy to completely fix her bum knee

Remedy is a synonym for fix in health topic. In some cases you can use "Remedy" instead the word "Fix" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like restore, cure, solution.
Nearby Words: fixed, fixing, fixate, fixer
Synonyms for Fix


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Remedy verb – To remove errors, defects, deficiencies, or deviations from.
Usage example: needed to wear glasses to remedy her bad vision

Fix is a synonym for remedy in cure topic. You can use "Fix" instead the word "Remedy" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as put right.
Nearby Words: remedying, remedied, remedial, remediable
Synonyms for Remedy

How words are described

good good fix good remedy
best best fix best remedy
particular particular fix particular remedy
better better fix better remedy
Other adjectives: common, standard, obvious, simple, effective, real, temporary, suggested.

Common collocations

problem fix problem remedy problem
issue fix issue remedy issue
situation fix situation remedy situation
mistake fix mistake remedy mistake
Other nouns: problems.

Both words in one sentence

  • And just like with the Pinto, GM quickly figured that a cheap fix in the form of a front stabilizer bar could easily remedy most of the car's problems but ultimately decided it was even cheaper to leave the vehicle as it was and settle any future lawsuits, as revealed in Nader's book.
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