The definition of a fetish is an object which is believed to have magical powers, something you are overly interested in or a desire for a type of sexual behavior not considered mainstream.(noun)
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Origin: Fr fétiche < Port feitiço, a charm, sorcery; orig. adj. < L facticius, made by art, factitious
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Origin: French fétiche
Origin: , from Portuguese feitiço, artificial, charm
Origin: , from Latin factīcius, artificial; see factitious.
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