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1. fixate

verb. ['ˈfɪkˌseɪt'] pay attention to exclusively and obsessively.

Synonyms

  • pay heed
  • hang
  • attend
  • give ear

Antonyms

  • unbind
  • uncover
  • unsaddle
  • unharness

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Words that Rhyme with Fixate

  • compensate
  • condensate
  • methotrexate
  • trimetrexate
  • uncompensate

Example sentences of the word fixate


1. Verb, base form
If the meeting with your boss doesn't go your way, don't fixate on it.

2. Noun, singular or mass
You can make your own fixate by adding about one tbsp.

Quotes containing the word fixate


1. There is a magnificent, beautiful, wonderful painting in front of you! It is intricate, detailed, a painstaking labor of devotion and love! The colors are like no other, they swim and leap, they trickle and embellish! And yet you choose to fixate your eyes on the small fly which has landed on it! Why do you do such a thing?
- C. JoyBell C.

2. fixate

verb. ['ˈfɪkˌseɪt'] become fixed (on).

Synonyms

  • settle on
  • stop dead

Antonyms

  • miss
  • unstrap
  • unlash

3. fixate

verb. ['ˈfɪkˌseɪt'] make fixed, stable or stationary.

Synonyms

  • attach

Antonyms

  • untie
  • disconnect

4. fixate

verb. ['ˈfɪkˌseɪt'] attach (oneself) to a person or thing in a neurotic way.

Synonyms

  • bind
  • attach
  • bond

Antonyms

  • unclip
  • unhitch
  • give
  • secured bond
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