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A fetishist is a person who has a strong liking or need for a particular object or activity in order to experience sexual pleasure and excitement.

...a foot fetishist.

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • fetishist — UK [ˈfetɪʃɪst] / US noun [countable] Word forms fetishist : singular fetishist plural fetishists someone who has a sexual fetish …   English dictionary

  • Fetishist — Fetichist Fe tich*ist, Fetishist Fe tish*ist, n. A believer in fetiches. [1913 Webster] He was by nature a fetichist. H. Holbeach …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fetishist — fet·ish·ist also fet·ich·ist ish əst n one who obtains erotic gratification by fetishism <a shoe fetishist and other sex deviants> …   Medical dictionary

  • fetishist — fetish ► NOUN 1) an inanimate object worshipped for its supposed magical powers. 2) a form of sexual desire in which gratification is focused abnormally on an object, part of the body, or activity. 3) a course of action to which one has an… …   English terms dictionary

  • fetishist — noun see fetishism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fetishist — See fetishism. * * * …   Universalium

  • fetishist — noun A person who has a fetish …   Wiktionary

  • fetishist — fet|ish|ist [ˈfetıʃıst] n someone who gets sexual pleasure from unusual objects or activities >fetishism n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fetishist — fet|ish|ist [ fetıʃıst ] noun count someone who has a sexual FETISH …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • fetishist — fet·ish·ist || fɪːtɪʃɪst / fet n. one who has fetishes, one who has an obsessive attachment to a person or thing (Psychiatry) …   English contemporary dictionary