fix up (1)
Meaning: to repair something or to improve the condition of something, especially something old or second-handSynonym: restore, renovate, do up (British informal)
- fix sth up Mark and Shelley have made a lot of money by buying old, run-down houses, and then fixing them up and selling them.
- fix up sth Why don't you fix up that old motorbike you've got in the garage? If you got it in good condition again, you could sell it.
Harry wants to open his own shop. He says he's going to sell things he's bought second-hand and then fixed up, such as