fixated

adjective fix·at·ed \ ˈfik-ˌsā-təd \

Definition of fixated

:arrested in development or adjustment; especially :arrested at a pregenital level of psychosexual development

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First Known Use of fixated

1926


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fixated

adjective fix·at·ed

medical Definition of fixated

:arrested in development or adjustment; especially :arrested at a pregenital level of psychosexual development

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