- a collection of fans or enthusiasts
- the realm of fans and enthusiasts
- the state of being a fan or enthusiast
Example Sentences Including 'fandom'
Eschewing the earnest, fact-grubbing fandom of the standard rock documentary, Haynes chooses to dress up reality.
Impressive though it may be, such fervent fandom has its drawbacks.
Globe and Mail (2003)
It is a hoot and a howl and contains the best explanation of sports fandom I've ever read.
Edmonton Sun (2003)
This is not simply fandom or the search for `positive role models"; it is a moment in which private passions are given a collective focus.
The Good, the Bad and the Gorgeous
Traditionally, fandom in Japan has always been bestowed on idols at a price: any hint of scandal, and the love disintegrates rapidly.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
Ultimately real fandom is a beatific state to which the rest of us can only aspire.
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