1. [ noun ] someone who intervenes with authorities for a person in trouble (usually using underhand or illegal methods for a fee)
Synonyms: influence_peddler
Related terms: important_person
2. [ noun ] (chemistry) a chemical compound that sets or fixes something (as a dye or a photographic image)
Synonyms: fixing_agent
Related terms: compound hypo fixative
3. [ noun ] (work) a worker whose job is to repair things
Synonyms: repairman serviceman maintenance_man service_man repairer
Related terms: skilled_worker handyman automobile_mechanic troubleshooter mender repair
4. [ noun ] (medicine,pharmacology) synthetic narcotic drug similar to morphine but less habit-forming; used in narcotic detoxification and maintenance of heroin addiction
Synonyms: methadone_hydrochloride methadon dolophine_hydrochloride synthetic_heroin methadone
Related terms: narcotic
Similar spelling:   Fizer