noun. ['ˈfɛtɪˌʃɪzəm'] a belief in the magical power of fetishes (or the worship of a fetish).
- mental object
Rhymes with Fetishism
noun. ['ˈfɛtɪˌʃɪzəm'] sexual arousal or gratification resulting from handling a fetish (or a specific part of the body other than the sexual organs).
Sentences with fetishism
1. Noun, singular or mass
For example, an author writing from a Marxist perspective might use words and concepts such as base and superstructure, ideology, commodity fetishism, and dialectics.