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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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I avoid all siren calls to turn off and explore its fabled delights and stare fixedly ahead.
In order to limit the remaining degrees of freedom, displacements from the bottom are also limited, and the central point of the bottom is fixedly set.
3) In other words, the art relegates its spectator to play the part of Narcissus, the first cinephile, staring fixedly at his own reflection.
His eyes stared fixedly, trying to take in the panorama in its entirety.
It is fixedly looking at a view that covers about 145,000 stars in the neighborhood of the Solar System, within the Milky Way.
L'Argent restores the "magic" of seeing intently that Diderot and Proust discerned in Chardin: Bresson gazes fixedly at common objects--telephone, camera, ATM--extracting them from the flux of perception and isolating them in the frame until they become strange, sometimes ominous instruments.
That crouch also is a posture the dogs often use as they approach the sheep, crawling forward while staring fixedly at their charges.
Until very recent past the name of the Persian Gulf was fixedly mentioned in the text books of the regional Arab countries, as well," he told the Islamic republic news agency.
more fixedly interested way, one leading away from disinterested
Across the room, Nick noticed a hairy man with a wall eye staring at him fixedly.
After pronouncing the verse "your love is my slavery," she turns back to gaze fixedly at Peppino, and the screen fades to black.
Legs and arms flexed into angular pat terns, her movements started and stopped in abrupt rhythm, her body strained ecstatically, her eyes stared fixedly upon.