THE PHOBIA DICTIONARY

 

I have compiled a list of the top 342 phobias that have been researched and documented.

A

Accidents - Dystychiphobia

Airbourne substances - Acrophobia

Alcohol - Dipsophobia

Amnesia - Amnesiophobia

Amphibians - Batrachophobia

Amputation - Apotemnophobia

Amputees - Apotemnophobia

Anemia - Anemophobia

Anger - Angrophobia

Animals - Zoophobia

Ants - Myrmecophobia

Asymmetrical things - Asymmetriphobia

Atheists - Atheophobia

Automobiles - Motorphobia

 

B

Bananas - Bananaphobia

Balloons - Globophobia

Bathing - Ablutophobia

Bats - Chiroptophobia

Beautiful women - Gynephobia

Bees - Apiphobia

Belly Buttons - Omphalophobia

Birds - Omiphobia

Blood - Hematophobia

Blushing - Erythrophobia

Bullets - Ballistophobia

Butterflies - Lepidopterophobia

Buttons - Koumpounophobia

 

C

Cancer - Carcinophobia

Cats - Alluropbobia

Cemeteries - Coimetrophobia

Change - Metathesiophobia

Cheese - Turophobia

Chewing gum - Chiclephobia

Chickens - Alektorophobia

Childbirth - Tokophobia

Children - Paedophobia

Chins - Geniophobia

Church - Ecclesiophobia

Clothing - Vestiphobia

Clowns - Coulrophobia

Clustered holes - Trypophobia

Coat hangers - Suspendavestiphobia

Cobwebs - Arachnophobia (part of or touched one before a shock)

Cockroaches - Katsaridaphobia

Coffins - Feretrophobia

Cooking - Mageirocophobia

Cold things - Frigophobia

Colours - Chromophobia

Comets - Cometophobia

Constipation - Coprastasophobia

Contamination - Mysophobia

Cosmic phenomenon - Kosmikophobia

Cotton wool - Sidonglophobia

Criticism - Enosiophobia

Cross - Staurophobia

Crowds - Demophobia

 

D

Dancing - Chorophobia

Darkness - Achluophobia

Dawn - Eosophobia

Dead things - Necrophobia

Death - Thanatophobia

Defecation - Rhypophobia

Deformity - Dysmorphophobia

Demons - Daemonophobia

Dentists - Dentophobia

Dependence -Soteriophobia

Depth - Bathophobia

Diabetes - Diabetophobia

Dinner Parties - Deipnophobia

Discarding Possessions - Disposophobia

Disease - Hypochondria

Dizziness - Dinophobia

Doctors - Latrophobia

Dogs - Cynophobia

Dolls - Pediophobia

Dolphins - Delfinophobia

Doorknobs - Ostiumtractophobia

Double vision - Diplophobia

Dread - Panophobia

Dreams - Oneirophobia

Dryness - Xerophobia

Dust - Koniphobia

 

 E

Eggs - Oviophobia

Elderly - Gerontophobia

Electricity - Electrophobia

Empty spaces - Kenophobia

Enemas - Klismaphobia

Escalators - Escalaphobia

Everything - Omniphobia

Exams - Examophobia

Excessive hair - Hypertrichophobia

Excretion - Coprophobia

Explosion - Ekvixiphobia

Expressing opinions - Doxophobia

 

F

Failure - Atychiphobia

Fatigue - kopophobia

Feathers - Pteronophobia

Feet - Podophobia

Fever - Febriphobia

Fire - Pyrophobia

Fish - Ichtyophobia

Floods - Anthlophobia

Flowers - Anthophobia

Flying - Aviophobia

Flutes - Aulophobia

Fog - Homichlophobia

Foreign languages - Xenoglossophobia

Foreign people - xenophobia

Forests - Nyctohylophobia

Forgetfulness - Athazagoraphobia

Forms - Formophobia

Friday 13th - Paraskevidekatriaphobia

Frogs - Ranidaphobia

Fun - Cherophobia

 

G

Garlic - Alliumphobia

Gaining weight - Obesophobia

Ghosts - Phasmophobia

Gifts - Dorophobia

Glass - Hyelophobia

God / Gods - Theophobia or Zeusphobia

Good news - Euphobia

Gold - Aurophobia

Gravity - Barophobia

Growing old - Gerascophobia

 

H

Hands - Chirophobia

Happiness - Cherophobia

Heights - Acrophobia

Hell - Stigiophobia

Heredity - Patroiophobia

Home - Ecophobia

Homosexuals - Homophobia

Horses - Equinophobia

Hospitals - Nosocomephobia

Houses - Domatophobia

Humanity / Human beings - Authropophobia

Hurricanes - Lilapsophobia

Hypnosis - Hypnophobia

 

I

Ice - Pagophobia

Ignored - Athazagoraphobia

Imperfection - Atelophobia

Infinity - Apeirophobia

Injections - Trypanophobia

Injury - Traumatophobia

Immobility - Ankylophobia

Insanity - Agateophobia

Insects - Entomophobia

Insect stings - Cnidophobia

Itching - Acarophobia

 

J

Jealousy - Zelophobia

Jumping from high or low places - Catapedophobia

 

K

Kidney disease - Albuminumurophobia

Kissing - Philemaphobia

Knees - Genuphobia

Knowledge - Epistemophobia

 

L

Lakes - Limnophobia

Laughter - Geliophobia

Lice - Pediculophobia

Lightning - Astrapophobia

Locked in - Cleithrophobia

Looking up - Anablephobia

Long words - Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliaphobia

Loud noises - Phonophobia

 

M

Machines - Mechanophobia

Marriage - Gamophobia

Matter (decaying) - Seplophobia

Memories - Mnemophobia

Men - Androphobia

Messiness - Ataxophobia

Mice - Musophobia

Mind - Psychophobia

Money - Chrometophobia

Moon - Selenophobia

Moths - Mottephobia

Mushrooms - Mycophobia

Music - Melophobia

Myths - Mythophobia

 

N

Narrow things - Stenophobia

Needles - Belonephobia

Newness - Cainophobia

New ideas - Cenophobia

Night - Nychtophobia

Noise - Misophonia

Northern lights - Auroraphobia

Nosebleeds - Epistaxiophobia

Nuclear weapons - Nucleomituphobia

Nudity - Gymnophobia

Numbers - Arithmophobia

Number 13 - Triskaidekaphobia

 

O

Old people - Gerontophobia

Open high spaces - Aeroacrophobia

Open spaces - Agoraphobia

Opening your eyes - Optophobia

Opinions - Allodoxaphobia

Opposite sex - Heterophobia

Otters - Lutraphobia

Own reflection - Spectrophobia

Own voice - Phonophobia

 

P

Pain - Agliophobia

Paper - Papyrophobia

Parents-in-law - Soceraphobia

Peanut butter - Arachibutyrophobia

Philosophy - Philosophobia

Phobias - Phobophobia

Plants - Botanophobia

Poetry - Metrophobia

Pointed objects - Aichmophobia

Poison - Toxiphobia

Politicians - Politicophobia

Pope - Papaphobia

Poverty - Peniaphobia

Praise - Doxophobia

Prescriptions - Opiophobia

Priests - Hierophobia

Progress - Prosophobia

Property - Orthophobia

Public places - Agoraphobia

Public speaking - Glossophobia

Punishment - Mastigophobia

Puppets - Pupaphobia

 

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R

Rabbits - Leporiphobia

Rail travel - Siderodromophobia

Rain - Ombrophobia

Rats - Musophobia

Razors - Xyrophobia

Relatives - Syngenesophobia

Reptiles - Herpetophobia

Responsibility - Hypengyophobia

Returning home - Nostrophobia

Ridicule - Catagelophobia

Riding in a car - Amaxophobia

Rivers - Potamophobia

Rooms - Koinoniphobia

Ruins - Atephobia

 

S

Sailing - Kymophobia

Sand - Ammosophobia

Satan - Satanophobia

School - Scolionophobia

Sea - Thalassophobia

Seeking feared objects or situations - Counterphobia

Sermons - Homilophobia

Sex - Genophobia

Sexual questions - Erotophobia

Shadows - Sciophobia

Sharks - Selachophobia

Shellfish - Ostraconophobia

Shelves - Fasciaephobia

Sinning - Hamarttophobia

Sitting - Cathisophobia

Six, Six, Six - Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia

Skin Disease - Dermatopathophobia

Skin lesions - Dermatophobia

Sleep - Somniphobia

Slime - Blennophobia

Small things - Microphobia

Smothering - Pnigophobia

Snakes - Ophidiophobia

Snow - Chionophobia

Society - Anthrophobia

Social settings - Sociophobia

Solitude - Eremophobia

Speed - Tachophobia

Spiders - Arachnophobia

Squirrels - Sciurophobia

Stage fright - Topophobia

Stairs - Bathmophobia

Stared at - Opthalmophobia

Stars - Astrophobia

Statues - Antomatophobia

Staying single - Anuptaphobia

Stealing - Cleptophobia

Stings - Cnidophobia

String - Linonophobia

Stuttering - Psellismophobia

Submerged objects - Submechanophobia

Subways - Bothysiderodromophobia

Sun - Heliophobia

Surgery - Ergasiophobia / Tomophobia

Symbolism - Symbolophobia

Symmetry - Symmetrophobia

 

T

Tapeworms - Taeniophobia

Taste - Geumaphobia

Technology - Technophobia

Teenagers - Ephebiphobia

Teeth - Odontophobia

Telephones - Telephonophobia

Termites - Isopterophobia

Theatres - Theatrophobia

Theology - Theologicophobia

Thinking - Phronemophobia

Thunder and lightning - Astraphobia

Tickled - Gargalophobia

Time - Chronophobia

Toads - Bufonophobia

Tombstones - Placophobia

Touched - Aphenphosmphobia

Trains - Siderodromonophobia

Travel - Hodophobia

Trees - Dendrophobia

Trembling - Tremophobia

Tyrants - Tyranophobia

 

U

Undressing - Dishabiliophobia

Untidiness - Ataxophobia

 

V

Vaccination - Vaccinophobia

Vampires - Sanguiroriphobia

Vegetables - Lachanophobia

Vehicles - Ochophobia

Venereal disease - Syphilophobia

Voids - Kenophobia

Vomiting - Emetophobia

 

W

Walking - Ambulophobia

Waiting - Macrophobia

Washing - Ablutophobia

Wasps - Spheksophobia

Waves - Cynophobia

Weakness - Asthenophobia

Wealth - Plutophobia

Whirlpools - Dinophobia

Wind - Ancraophobia

Witches - Wiccaphobia

Women - Gynephobia

Wooden objects - Xylophobia

Words (certain) - Onomatophobia

Work - Ergophobia

Worms - Helminthophobia

Wrinkles - Rhytiphobia

Writing - Graphophobia

Writing in public - Scriptophobia

 

X

X - Ray - Radiophobia

 

Y

Young girls - Partheophobia

 

Z

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