a persistent or obsessing idea, often delusional, that can, in extreme form, be a symptom of psychosis.
an idea, esp one of an obsessional nature, that is persistently maintained and not subject to change Also idée fixe
fixed idea n.
An often unreasonable idea or feeling that persists despite evidence to the contrary or efforts to ignore it; an obsession. Also called idée fixe.
[fikst-in-kuhm] /ˈfɪkstˈɪn kʌm/ adjective 1. gaining or yielding a more or less uniform rate of income.
[fikst-lengkth, -length] /ˈfɪkstˌlɛŋkθ, -ˌlɛŋθ/ adjective, Computers. 1. referring to a field, record, computer word, or other entity whose length does not vary.
noun 1. a liability, as a mortgage or debenture, that will not mature for a relatively long time.
- Fixed link
noun 1. (Canadian) a permanent transport link, esp a bridge, between two geographical areas separated by water