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Meaning of FETISH

Pronunciation:  'fetish

WordNet Dictionary
  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
\Fe"tish\, n., Fetishism \Fe"tish*ism\ (? or ?; 277), n.,
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