fix (something) for breakfast/lunch/dinner/etc.

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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.
See also: breakfast, dinner, fix, lunch

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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Boztepe added that he knew the couple personally, and had recently stopped by their apartment to fix something for Littig.
"With this app people may now be able to fix something for themselves.
Ask someone to fix something for you and the repair bill is often more than buying a replacement.
"Don't tell us to fix something for hundreds of thousands of dollars when we can't fund public safety or education," he said.
A spokeswoman for Big Brother said yesterday: "We have been trying to fix something for Sir Jimmy.
So who was not moved when Galloway was told to ask Jimmy Savile to fix something for him, and asked if he could arrange, "for me to visit this year's Oscars ceremony with the one I love".
Every now and then I'd try to fix something for us to eat, but I hadn't learned that lesson very well from Momma and the meatloaf was usually a gray blob; the carrots, orange mush.