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FETICH

 Dictionary entry overview: What does fetich mean? 

FETICH (noun)
  The noun FETICH has 2 senses:

1. a charm superstitiously believed to embody magical powers
2. excessive or irrational devotion to some activity

  Familiarity information: FETICH used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FETICH (noun)


Sense 1fetich [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A charm superstitiously believed to embody magical powers

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

fetich; voodoo; fetish; juju; hoodoo

Hypernyms ("fetich" is a kind of...):

charm; good luck charm (something believed to bring good luck)


Sense 2fetich [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Excessive or irrational devotion to some activity

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

fetich; fetish

Context example:

made a fetish of cleanliness

Hypernyms ("fetich" is a kind of...):

devotion (commitment to some purpose)


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