fixed assets

fixed as·set
F f


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fikst as-et]
    • /fɪkst ˈæs ɛt/
    • /fɪkst ˈæs.et/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fikst as-et]
    • /fɪkst ˈæs ɛt/

Definitions of fixed assets words

  • noun fixed assets any long-term asset, as a building, tract of land, or patent. 1
  • noun plural fixed assets capital holdings: property, etc. 1
  • noun plural fixed assets nontrading business assets of a relatively permanent nature, such as plant, fixtures, or goodwill 0
  • noun fixed assets Fixed assets are a company's permanent assets, such as buildings, equipment, and technology. 0
  • noun fixed assets plural of fixed asset. 0

Information block about the term

Origin of fixed assets

First appearance:

before 1895
One of the 18% newest English words
First recorded in 1895-1900

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Fixed assets


fixed assets popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 37% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 69% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

fixed assets usage trend in Literature

This diagram is provided by Google Ngram Viewer

See also

Matching words

Was this page helpful?
Yes No
Thank you for your feedback! Tell your friends about this page
Tell us why?