1. [verb] attach (oneself) to a person or thing in a neurotic way; "He fixates on his mother, even at the age of 40"

  2. [verb] pay attention to exclusively and obsessively; "The media are fixating on Princess Diana's death"

  3. [verb] make fixed, stable or stationary; "let's fix the picture to the frame"
    Synonyms: fix

  4. [verb] become fixed (on); "Her eyes fixated on a point on the horizon"
    Synonyms: settle on