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quick fix

This page is about the collocation quick fix

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

a solution to a problem that can be quickly or cheaply implemented, but may not be a good or long-lasting solution

For example

  • There's no quick fix to the problem of man-made climate change.

  • We can't ignore problems just because there aren't any quick fixes. We still have to solve them.

Quick Quiz

We chose the quick fix because it was

a. cheaper than a permanent solution

b. more difficult than a permanent solution

c. more expensive than a permanent solution

Contributor: Matt Errey