- (of an element) taken into a compound from its free state.
- nonvolatile, or not easily volatilized: a fixed oil.
Origin of fixed
Synonyms for fixed
Related Words for fixedlyclosely, attentively, keenly, inevitably, certainly, assuredly, plainly, absolutely, indeed, unquestionably, evidently, definitely, undoubtedly, clearly, inexorably, regularly, strongly, thoroughly, rigidly, tightly
Examples from the Web for fixedly
Historical Examples of fixedly
Even the eyes, which held so fixedly their gaze on the window, were quite expressionless.Within the Law
Certainly someone was there under the trees who was regarding her fixedly.The Dream
If you loved him, Fanny—' Fanny had stopped the dabbing hand, and was looking at her fixedly.Little Dorrit
Then, too, she learnt to silence him by staring at him fixedly.
The grandmother looked at him fixedly, then, in a solemn voice, inquired: "Why?"