Synonyms of 'cut and dried'
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The deal was settled at a prearranged fixed price.
You use prearranged to indicate that something has been planned or arranged before the time when it actually happens.
We met at a prearranged time.
If you say that something is predetermined, you mean that its form or nature was decided by previous events or by people rather than by chance.
The capsules release the drug at a predetermined time.
Thesaurus for cut and dried from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you say that a situation or solution is cut and dried , you mean that it is clear and definite.