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fixed

1. (of an element) held in chemical combination
2. (of a substance) nonvolatile
3. Astrology of, relating to, or belonging to the group consisting of the four signs of the zodiac Taurus, Leo, Scorpio, and Aquarius, which are associated with stability
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As her father held her in his arms, she put her other hand upon his other shoulder, and still looking fixedly in his face, went on.
As she still stood looking fixedly at me, a twitching or throbbing, from which I could not dissociate the idea of pain, came into that cruel mark; and lifted up the corner of her lip as if with scorn, or with a pity that despised its object.
For a time silence reigned, and the two stood looking fixedly at each other.
The gypsy gracefully raised herself upright upon the officer's saddle, placed both hands upon the young man's shoulders, and gazed fixedly at him for several seconds, as though enchanted with his good looks and with the aid which he had just rendered her.
He gazed upon it long and fixedly, estimated the prodigious labor that had been bestowed upon it, and, not being able to find any recompense sufficiently great for this Herculean effort, he passed his arm round the painter's neck and embraced him.
Prince Hippolyte stood close to the pretty, pregnant princess, and stared fixedly at her through his eyeglass.
I therefore have no issues with individuals, who 'ride the wheel', gripping it tightly with both hands as if holding on for dear life and looking fixedly ahead with wide staring eyes.
After he died, the hospital superintendent commented that Gein had been a model patient even if he did have the rather disconcerting habit of staring fixedly at female staff members.
Across the China Sea offers an eloquent and reflective look at the mentally challenged, their caretakers, and at Norway's fixedly pragmatic treatment of mental illness.
The Finn looked far from happy on the podium, staring fixedly ahead as Vettel sprayed his winning fizz.
The Finn looked far from happy on the podium, staring fixedly ahead and taking gulps of the Champagne as Vettel sprayed his.