fetishize

[ fet-i-shahyz ]
/ ˈfɛt ɪˌʃaɪz /

verb (used with object), fet·ish·ized, fet·ish·iz·ing.

to make a fetish of.

Nearby words

  1. fetidly,
  2. fetiparous,
  3. fetish,
  4. fetishism,
  5. fetishist,
  6. fetlock,
  7. feto-,
  8. fetoglobulin,
  9. fetography,
  10. fetology

Also especially British, fet·ish·ise.

Origin of fetishize


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British Dictionary definitions for fetishize

fetishize

fetishise

/ (ˈfɛtɪʃˌaɪz) /

verb

(tr) to be excessively or irrationally devoted to (an object, activity, etc)
Derived Formsfetishization or fetishisation, noun

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