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Meaning of FETISH

Pronunciation:  'fetish

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  excessive or irrational devotion to some activity; "made a fetish of cleanliness"
  2. [n]  a charm superstitiously believed to embody magical powers
 

FETISH is a 6 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: fetich, fetich, hoodoo, juju, voodoo
 
 See Also: charm, devotion, good luck charm

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fe"tish\, n., Fetishism \Fe"tish*ism\ (? or ?; 277), n.,
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: amulet, Baal, bias, charm, compulsion, devil-god, fixation, fylfot, gammadion, golden calf, good-luck charm, graven image, hoodoo, idee fixe, idol, joss, Juggernaut, juju, leaning, love charm, luck, lucky bean, lucky piece, madstone, mania, mascot, mumbo jumbo, obeah, obsession, partiality, penchant, periapt, philter, phylactery, predilection, prejudice, preoccupation, prepossession, proclivity, propensity, scarab, scarabaeus, scarabee, sudarium, swastika, talisman, thing, totem, veronica, voodoo, whammy
 

 

 

 

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