Meaning of “fixity” in the English Dictionary


"fixity" in English

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fixitynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈfɪk.sə.ti/ us /ˈfɪk.sə.t̬i/ formal

Examples from literature

  • Only then the yellow eyes of Martin Ricardo lost their intent fixity. 
  • The majority of people that were dealt with were mature, with more or less fixity of character and habits. 
  • There was a singular fixity in her face and attitude. 
  • This means not fixity in guiding society, but fluidity! 
  • Unfortunately, habits show fixity too. 

(Definition of “fixity” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)