Definition of fixer-upper noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌfɪksər ˈʌpə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌfɪksər ˈʌpər//
(North American English, informal)
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a house or flat/apartment that is cheap because it needs a lot of repair work when you buy it Their first home was a fixer-upper that took them years to renovate. He made his money buying and selling fixer-uppers.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: fixer-upper