fixation - definition and synonyms

noun [countable/uncountable] 

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/fɪkˈseɪʃ(ə)n/
singularfixation
pluralfixations
  1. 1
    a very strong interest in something that prevents you from paying attention to anything else

    Doug has a fixation with sports cars.

    fixation about:

    She seems to have a fixation about someone called Tony.

  2. 2
    in psychology, a mental condition in which someone’s feelings about sex have not developed normally because they loved someone or something a lot as a child