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v. fix·ated, fix·ating, fix·ates
a. To cause to become emotionally attached in an immature or pathological manner.
b. In classical psychoanalysis, to cause (the libido) to be arrested at an early stage of psychosexual development.
1. To focus the eyes or attention.
a. To become attached to a person or thing in an immature or pathological way; form a fixation.
b. To be arrested at an early stage of psychosexual development.
To focus one’s eyes (gaze) on a particular point in space.
To focus one’s attention on a particular thing, person or idea.