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  • verb Present participle of fetishize.

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Examples

  • When you say "fetishizing" that narrows the other two sets to readers who take a particular aesthetic (exploitative or explicatory) to its max, so defining adventure junkies in a wider sense is kinda like saying there's these two junkies and this, well, occasional dabbler in drugs.

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • When you say "fetishizing" that narrows the other two sets to readers who take a particular aesthetic (exploitative or explicatory) to its max, so defining adventure junkies in a wider sense is kinda like saying there's these two junkies and this, well, occasional dabbler in drugs.

    More Aesthetics

  • I like the Bruce/Selina interactions, but the Batman/Catwoman flirtations seem more like the kind of fetishizing that goes on in the Powers universe on a daily basis.

    Top Five Batman Girlfriends | Comics Should Be Good! @ Comic Book Resources

  • Opening tonight in Brooklyn - an art exhibit based on obsolete Apple technology that examines the "fetishizing" of products that are soon discarded.

    Cult of Mac

  • BSG has always been good at avoiding typical sci-fi junk such as fetishizing the technology.

    Remarkable

  • By vilifying children and fetishizing bullying, we're blaming kids for a systemic, cultural problem and taking the onus off adults.

    Elizabeth Perle: We Are The Real Bullies

  • By vilifying children and fetishizing bullying, we're blaming kids for a systemic, cultural problem and taking the onus off adults.

    Elizabeth Perle: We Are The Real Bullies

  • By vilifying children and fetishizing bullying, we're blaming kids for a systemic, cultural problem and taking the onus off adults.

    Elizabeth Perle: We Are The Real Bullies

  • The deluxe pilot episode looks amazing, fetishizing the worldly stewardesses — that's what they were called then — in their crisp blue uniforms, white gloves and girdles as they jet around the world, seeking adventure and amour in the tradition of the best beach reads.

    Matt's Guide to Weekend TV: New and Returning Shows

  • It seems, in fact, there is even something of a parallel process in play in which the visual media -- Weiner having come clean with good prospects for riding this out -- gets to take over the fetishizing of the Congressman, it's own prurient interests driving their own creating and posting of tawdry pictures of him.

    Michael Shaw: Reading the Pictures: Media's Weiner Pictures: Who's Getting Dirty Now?

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