Synonyms for Fetishism:


bondage, incest, bestiality, masochism, perversion, sexual abuse, sadism, pedophilia, sadomasochism. fetishism (noun)
idolatry (noun)
idolatry, adoration, deification, hagiolatry, iconolatry, paganism, bibliolatry, heathenism.
sectarianism (noun)
nonconformity, dissidence, pantheistic, heterodoxy, atheism, demonism, non-orthodoxy, barbarism, non-religiousness, demonolatry, factionalism, non-belief, heresy, Denominationalist, sectarianism, bohemian.

Other synonyms:

sadomasochism, pedophilia, incest. bondage, masochism, bestiality, sexual abuse, sadism, perversion. Other relevant words:
bondage, fetichism, bestiality, incest, pedophilia, sadomasochism, perversion, masochism, sadism.

Usage examples for fetishism

  1. The gods of the hearth exist for us still; and let all new faith be tolerant of that fetishism lest it bruise its own roots. – Silas Marner The Weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot
  2. Therein consists the lamentable effect of Fetishism its degrading and prostrating influence on the feelings and conduct, its conflict with all genuine experience, and antagonism to all real knowledge of nature. – Auguste Comte and Positivism by John-Stuart Mill