Fixture in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Fixture

(transitive) To furnish with, as, or in a fixture. | (transitive, sports, Australia, New Zealand) To schedule (a match). | (law) Something that is fixed in place, especially a permanent appliance or other item of personal property that is considered part of a house and is sold with it; compare fitting, furnishing.

Short Example Sentences for Fixture

  • 1. Adler became more and more of a fixture about the place. 🔊
  • 2. Such a tongue is, of course, a fixture in the mouth. 🔊
  • 3. It has had set on it recently an iron frame or fixture for a gas-lamp. 🔊
  • 4. Frankly, as President, when he thought of this fixture he had felt pleased. 🔊
  • 5. Graves's pet was as much a fixture of Graves's house as the front door. 🔊
  • 6. I forbid all fixture communication with that--that fellow. 🔊
  • 7. The torch's ray had touched a gas fixture on the wall and hung steady there. 🔊

How to use Fixture in Sentences?

  • 1. I was toward the last engaged in screwing on a fixture for the generation of acetelyne gas. 🔊
  • 2. It was a fixture of the Aztec temple; it is now walled into one side of the cathedral. 🔊
  • 3. Brock had gone to the Chatham for years just because Charles was a fixture there. 🔊
  • 4. In the meantime I had a great fixture arranged and billed for the Saturday evening. 🔊
  • 5. It can be moved only by its own power, and with its engine out of order it becomes a fixture on the landscape. 🔊
  • 6. If any padding be required to protect the front of the ankle-joint, it had better be a fixture on the boot. 🔊
  • 7. The plaster should also fill around the articulations of the lower jaw, to make that also a fixture in its place. 🔊
  • 8. He knew him only as a fixture at the piano, but could well accommodate the idea of a species of buffoonery to that boldly jutting nose of his. 🔊
  • 9. But she quickly grew into a fixture in our chambers, and it was some eight or nine years before I was rid of her. 🔊
  • 10. She has been a fixture in Savannah for many years and has the friendship of the white people, who commend her faithfulness and religious fervor. 🔊
  • 11. With this fixture I run six hogsheads off in every twenty four hours and doubled the same, with the same heat and fire. 🔊
  • 12. He must never appear before us without it; we are supposed to think it a fixture on his round cropped head, and also he must not come into a room where we are with his shoes on! 🔊
  • 13. It was situated in the wall behind a large bookcase with a glazed front, a fixture in the room, the back of which could be made to slide back and give admittance to the recess. 🔊
  • 14. But the happy expression of his countenance was usually such a fixture that its marked absence attracted the attention of his fellow-passengers one day in the latter part of January. 🔊
  • 15. There was also a clashing with an important fixture at the theatre, and feeling ran high, though there was no violent demonstration as at Cheltenham. 🔊
  • 16. The other side of the circuit terminates in a fixture which is mounted on the drop frame and is provided with a screw, having a platinum point forming the other contact point; this allows of considerable adjustment. 🔊