fixer(redirected from a fixer)
slang One tasked with handling and alleviating problems for someone, often illicitly. It came out later that the publisher scuttled the scandalous story after being paid off by the CEO's fixer.
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n. a lawyer. (Underworld.) Mooshoo’s fixer didn’t show up in court.
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