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talisman

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a small object worn or kept for its supposed magical power

an irrational preoccupation

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a form of sexual desire in which gratification depends to an abnormal degree on some object or item of clothing or part of the body

a charm superstitiously believed to embody magical powers

excessive or irrational devotion to some activity

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The film's sexy, hair-raising action puts the actresses - clad in shiny skin-tight latex - through a broad-ranging fetish repertoire that includes breath control; strap on play; bondage; and a wicked electrosex scene where razorblades are attached to Pierce's fingertips, who then struggles to keep from tearing the electrodes from her skin and cutting herself in the process as the electricity is cranked up.
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This email contained specific questions for the potential participant to answer, pertaining to age, gender, highest level of completed education, information on vision capabilities, whether they considered themselves to have a fetish and why or why not, and whether they considered themselves to live a lifestyle related to BDSM and why or why not.
What Prospero accomplished as he devoted himself to a mourning process of reality testing and science, abandoning his political duties in Naples, is the institutionalization of a fetish world underwritten by the magic he practiced in response to his missing wife's modeling career.
An inquest at Newport Coroner's Court heard Mr Harris's particular fetish was to take pain.
What makes a Native American fetish a fetish--or not?
Most of the sex toys are bondage or s&m fetish items; some are specially designed for anal sex, and a few such as the fuzzy blindfold are general purpose.
Monaco-based automaker Venturi recently announced it has collaborated with Intel Corporation on the incorporation of WiMAX wireless data communication technology into the all-electric Venturi Fetish sports car.
Fetish is excited to launch the Denim Lounge @ Fetish and the Men's Lounge.
A FETISH club in Honley has been granted a sex shop licence, despite objections.
1 -- color) The Venturi Fetish, an electric concept car that can bolt from 0 to 60 in five seconds, graces the 2005 Greater L.
If today's critical theorists have a fetish,' writes one bemused critic, "it is probably fetishism itself" (Wray 1998).
Growth Fetish is the first serious attempt defining a solution for rich countries dominated by the sickness of affluence, where the real yearning is not for more money but for authentic identity, and where the future lies in creating a society that promotes the things that really do improve our wellbeing.
If you haven't read it yet, Growth Fetish, at the very least, is important and timely in raising a stimulating debate about this fundamental point and its associated societal questions.
Webster's defines fetish as "an object of irrational reverence or obsessive devotion .