Fix for dinner - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
fix (something) for breakfast/lunch/dinner/etc. (redirected from fix for dinner)
fix (something) for breakfast/lunch/dinner/etc.
To make or prepare some dish for a particular meal. I'm fixing spaghetti and meatballs for dinner tonight. We better get out of here if Aunt Louise is fixing something for supper—you know she can't cook.
fix something for (a meal)
to prepare something for a specific meal. I will fix some chili for lunch. Will you fix something good for dinner tonight?
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People don't usually think ''lobster'' when asking themselves what they should fix for dinner
, he said.
In the meantime, they still have the daily problem of finding something to fix for dinner
after a busy day at work and school that won't elicit the usual I-don't-like-that whine.
If I'm looking for something to fix for dinner
, and there's a recipe card near the seasonings that looks good I'm likely to purchase those products.