HyperDic: fetish

English > 3 senses of the word fetish:
NOUNfeelingfetisha form of sexual desire in which gratification depends to an abnormal degree on some object or item of clothing or part of the body
artifactfetish, juju, voodoo, hoodoo, feticha charm superstitiously believed to embody / embody magical powers
actfetish, fetichexcessive or irrational devotion to some activity
fetish > pronunciation
Soundsfeh'tihsh
Rhymesabolish ... Yiddish: 161 rhymes with ihsh...
English > fetish: 3 senses > noun 1, feeling
MeaningA form of sexual desire in which gratification depends to an abnormal degree on some object or item of clothing or part of the body.
Example"common male fetishes are breasts, legs, hair, shoes, and underwear"
Broadersexual desire, eros, concupiscence, physical attractionA desire for sexual intimacy
Spanishfetiche
English > fetish: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA charm superstitiously believed to embody / embody magical powers.
Synonymsjuju, voodoo, hoodoo, fetich
Broadercharm, good luck charmSomething believed to bring good luck
Spanishfetiche
Catalanfetitxe
Nounsfetishistone who engages in fetishism (especially of a sexual nature)
English > fetish: 3 senses > noun 3, act
Meaningexcessive or irrational devotion to some activity.
Example"made a fetish of cleanliness"
Synonymfetich
Broaderdevotioncommitment to some purpose
Spanishfetichismo
Nounsfetishistone who engages in fetishism (especially of a sexual nature)
Verbsfetishizemake a fetish of

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