fixate
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fixate(
fihk
-
seyt
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to be obsessed; used with "on")
a. obsesionarse
Don't fixate on winning so much that you don't take time to enjoy what you're doing.No te obsesiones tanto con ganar que no te tomes el tiempo para disfrutar lo que estás haciendo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to fix one's gaze)
a. fijar la atención en
I want you to fixate this pencil until I tell you to stop.Quiero que fije la atención en este lápiz hasta que le diga que pare.
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fixate [fɪkˈseɪt]
transitive verb
[+point] fijar la atención en
intransitive verb
to fixate on sth/sb obsesionarse con algo/algn
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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