Fetich
Fetich Fe"tich, Fetish Fe"tish, n.[F. f['e]tiche, from Pg. feiti?o, adj., n., sorcery, charm, fr. L. facticius made by art, artifical, factitious. See {Factitious}.] 1. A material object supposed among certain African tribes to represent in such a way, or to be so connected with, a supernatural being, that the possession of it gives to the possessor power to control that being. [1913 Webster]

2. Any object to which one is excessively devoted.


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • fetich — noun see fetish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fetich — n. object of blind adoration; idolized object; hammer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fetich — n. 1. Object of superstition or superstitious awe. 2. Object of unreasoning devotion …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • fetich — fet·ich …   English syllables

  • fetich — /ˈfɛtɪʃ/ (say fetish) noun → fetish. –fetichism, noun –fetichist, noun –fetichistic, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • fetich — fe|tich sb., en, er, erne (RELIGION genstand med magisk kraft; genstand der virker seksuelt ophidsende) …   Dansk ordbog

  • fetich — noun 1. a charm superstitiously believed to embody magical powers • Syn: ↑juju, ↑voodoo, ↑hoodoo, ↑fetish • Derivationally related forms: ↑fetishist (for: ↑fetish), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Fetish — Fetich Fe tich, Fetish Fe tish, n.[F. f[ e]tiche, from Pg. feiti?o, adj., n., sorcery, charm, fr. L. facticius made by art, artifical, factitious. See {Factitious}.] 1. A material object supposed among certain African tribes to represent in such… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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