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fixate

[fik-seyt]
verb (used with object), fixated, fixating.
1.
to fix; make stable or stationary.
verb (used without object), fixated, fixating.
2.
to become fixed.
3.
Psychoanalysis. to develop a fixation; suffer an arrest in one's emotional or sexual development.

Origin:
1880–85; < Latin fix(us) fixed, firm (see fix) + -ate1

unfixated, adjective
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fixate (ˈfɪkseɪt)
 
vb
1.  to become or cause to become fixed
2.  to direct the eye or eyes at a point in space so that the image of the point falls on the centre (fovea) of the eye or eyes
3.  psychol to engage in fixation
4.  informal (tr; usually passive) to obsess or preoccupy
 
[C19: from Latin fixus fixed + -ate1]

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fixate
1926, originally in Freudian theory, a back-formation from fixation. Related: Fixated; fixating.
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fixate fix·ate (fĭk'sāt')
v. fix·at·ed, fix·at·ing, fix·ates

  1. To make fixed, stable, or stationary.

  2. To focus one's eyes or attention on.

  3. To develop a fixation; become attached to in an immature or neurotic way.

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