Definition of fixed idea in English:

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fixed idea

noun

Another term for idée fixe.
Example sentences
  • You pick friends with the same ‘old’ outlook - people with the same grumbles, self-obsessions, fixed ideas, prejudices, geriatric humour.
  • Sadly, the postmodern aversion to fixed ideas and beliefs is no match for a determined agenda of the state.
  • It is not a set of fixed ideas and beliefs, more a set of signposts that can help us move on from where we are now.
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