Give me some good phobias.?

Natrually phobias arnt good but give me some intersting ones. Give me as much as possible. The most intersting one wins.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Phobophobia ( fear of phobias)

    Coitophobia ( fear of sex)

    Telephonophobia (Fear of telephones)

    Selaphobia (Fear of light flashes)

    Deipnophobia (Fear of dining and dinner conversations)

    Dromophobia (Fear of crossing streets)

    Kakorrhaphiophobia (Fear of failure or defeat) [How apt it would be to get this word in a spelling contest.]

    Novercaphobia/Pentheraphobia (Fear of your mother-in-law)

    Peniaphobia (Fear of poverty)

    Phonemophobia (Fear of thinking)

    Taurophobia (Fear of bulls)

    Uranophobia (Fear of heaven)

    Zelophobia (Fear of jealousy)

    Vestiophobia (Fear of clothing)

    Urophobia (Fear of urine)

    lactophobia (fear of milk),

    mysophobia (fear of dirt),

    mycophobia (fear of mushrooms)

    Triskadekaphobia (number 13)

    Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia (number 666)

    Octophobia (number 8)

    Caligynephobia (fear of beautiful women)

    Automatonophobia (wax statues)

    Automatonophobia (Ventriloquist's dummy)

    Pteronophobia (being tickled by feathers)

    Hellenologophobia( fear of complex scientific words)

    Barophobia (gravity)

    Paraskavedekatriaphobia (Friday the 13th)

    Phagophobia( swallowing, eating)




    ( fear of long words)


    fear of mustard (

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    Gnosiophobia or Epistemophobia (fear of knowledge)

    but you don't have sophophobia.... (fear of learning) :)

  • 1 decade ago

    Airborne noxious substances- Aerophobia.

    Anything new- Neophobia.

    Atomic Explosions- Atomosophobia.

    Bathing- Ablutophobia.

    Body, things to the left side of the body- Levophobia.

    Body, things to the right side of the body- Dextrophobia.

    Bowel movements: painful- Defecaloesiophobia.

    Chins- Geniophobia.

    Coitus- Coitophobia.

    Dampness, moisture or liquids- Hygrophobia.

    Dining or dinner conversations- Deipnophobia.

    Dreams, wet- Oneirogmophobia.

    Erect penis- Medorthophobia.

    France or French culture- Francophobia, Gallophobia or Galiphobia.

    Girls, young or virgins- Parthenophobia.

    Flutes- Aulophobia.

    Freedom- Eleutherophobia.

    God - Zeusophobia.

    Heart- Cardiophobia.

    Ideas- Ideophobia.

    Infinity- Apeirophobia.

    Justice- Dikephobia.

    Kissing- Philemaphobia or Philematophobia.

    Love, sexual love- Erotophobia.

    Love play- Malaxophobia or Sarmassophobia.

    Love, falling or being in- Philophobia.

    Marriage- Gamophobia.

    Pleasure, feeling- Hedonophobia.

    Poetry- Metrophobia.

    Relatives- Syngenesophobia.

    Running water- Potamophobia.

    Swallowing or eating- Phagophobia.

    Teeth- Odontophobia.

    Words, long- Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia or Sesquipedalophobia.

  • 1 decade ago

    I have this phobia of people touching me that I don't like. If they touch me, I will scratch that part of my skin off.

    I also have a fear of things jumping on me - like frogs, crickets or grasshoppers - don't laugh it has happened to me. I once took my skirt completely off in public when a grasshopper jumped up in it.

    I also am afraid drains - sink, bathtub, swimming pools. SCARY

    Also deep, dark water is terrifying.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Triskadeskaphobia- fear of the number 13

    Agraphobia- fear of open spaces

    Hydrophobia- fear of water, and is the technical name for rabies

    Claustrophobia- fear of enclosed spaces.

    I've read a list with over 200 confirmed cases of them- I can only remember these right off the top of my head

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  • 1 decade ago

    poor phobia - afraid of being poor

    junk food phobia - afraid of eating junk food

    jail phobia - afraid of going to jail

    ecstasy phobia - afraid of taking ecstacy

    smoking phobia - afraid of smoking

    alcohol phobia - afraid of drinking alcohol

    Those I think should have positive effect on the person who has.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Ablutophobia- Fear of washing or bathing.

    Acarophobia- Fear of itching or of the insects that cause itching.

    Acerophobia- Fear of sourness.

    Achluophobia- Fear of darkness.

    Acousticophobia- Fear of noise.

    Acrophobia- Fear of heights.

    Aerophobia- Fear of drafts, air swallowing, or airbourne noxious substances.

    Aeroacrophobia- Fear of open high places.

    Aeronausiphobia- Fear of vomiting secondary to airsickness.

    Agateophobia- Fear of insanity.

    Agliophobia- Fear of pain.

    Agoraphobia- Fear of open spaces or of being in crowded, public places like markets. Fear of leaving a safe place.

    Agraphobia- Fear of sexual abuse.

    Agrizoophobia- Fear of wild animals.

    Agyrophobia- Fear of streets or crossing the street.

    Aichmophobia- Fear of needles or pointed objects.

    Ailurophobia- Fear of cats.

    Albuminurophobia- Fear of kidney disease.

    Alektorophobia- Fear of chickens.

    Algophobia- Fear of pain.

    Alliumphobia- Fear of garlic.

    Allodoxaphobia- Fear of opinions.

    Altophobia- Fear of heights.

    Amathophobia- Fear of dust.

    Amaxophobia- Fear of riding in a car.

    Ambulophobia- Fear of walking.

    Amnesiphobia- Fear of amnesia.

    Amychophobia- Fear of scratches or being scratched.

    Anablephobia- Fear of looking up.

    Ancraophobia- Fear of wind. (Anemophobia)

    Androphobia- Fear of men.

    Anemophobia- Fear of air drafts or wind.(Ancraophobia)

    Anginophobia- Fear of angina, choking or narrowness.

    Anglophobia- Fear of England or English culture, etc.

    Angrophobia - Fear of anger or of becoming angry.

    Ankylophobia- Fear of immobility of a joint.

    Anthrophobia or Anthophobia- Fear of flowers.

    Anthropophobia- Fear of people or society.

    Antlophobia- Fear of floods.

    Anuptaphobia- Fear of staying single.

    Apeirophobia- Fear of infinity.

    Aphenphosmphobia- Fear of being touched. (Haphephobia)

    Apiphobia- Fear of bees.

    Apotemnophobia- Fear of persons with amputations.

    Arachibutyrophobia- Fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth.

    Arachnephobia or Arachnophobia- Fear of spiders.

    Arithmophobia- Fear of numbers.

    Arrhenphobia- Fear of men.

    Arsonphobia- Fear of fire.

    Asthenophobia- Fear of fainting or weakness.

    Astraphobia or Astrapophobia- Fear of thunder and lightning.(Ceraunophobia, Keraunophobia)

    Astrophobia- Fear of stars or celestial space.

    Asymmetriphobia- Fear of asymmetrical things.

    Ataxiophobia- Fear of ataxia. (muscular incoordination)

    Ataxophobia- Fear of disorder or untidiness.

    Atelophobia- Fear of imperfection.

    Atephobia- Fear of ruin or ruins.

    Athazagoraphobia- Fear of being forgotton or ignored or forgetting.

    Atomosophobia- Fear of atomic explosions.

    Atychiphobia- Fear of failure.

    Aulophobia- Fear of flutes.

    Aurophobia- Fear of gold.

    Auroraphobia- Fear of Northern lights.

    Autodysomophobia- Fear of one that has a vile odor.

    Automatonophobia- Fear of ventriloquist's dummies, animatronic creatures, wax statues - anything that falsly represents a sentient being.

    Automysophobia- Fear of being dirty.

    Autophobia- Fear of being alone or of oneself.

    Aviophobia or Aviatophobia- Fear of flying.

    Sacred things or priests- Hierophobia.

    Satan- Satanophobia.

    Scabies- Scabiophobia.

    School, going to school- Didaskaleinophobia.

    School- Scolionophobia.

    Scientific terminology, complex- Hellenologophobia.

    Sea or ocean- Thalassophobia.

    Self, seeing oneself in a mirror- Eisoptrophobia.

    Self, personal odor- Bromidrosiphobia or Bromidrophobia.

    Self, being alone- Autophobia, Eremophobia, Eremiphobia or Isolophobia.

    Self, being seen or looked at- Scopophobia or Scoptophobia.

    Semen- Spermatophobia or Spermophobia.

    Sermons- Homilophobia.

    Sex- Genophobia.

    Sex, opposite- Heterophobia or Sexophobia.

    Sexual abuse- Contreltophobia.

    Sexual intercourse- Coitophobia.

    Sexual love or sexual questions- Erotophobia.

    Sexual perversion- Paraphobia.

    Shadows- Sciophobia or Sciaphobia.

    Sharks- Selachophobia.

    Shellfish- Ostraconophobia.

    Shock- Hormephobia.

    Sin or of having committted an unpardonable sin- Enosiophobia or Enissophobia.

    Sin- Hamartophobia.

    Sinning- Peccatophobia.

    Sitting down- Kathisophobia.

    Sitting- Cathisophobia or Thaasophobia.

    Situations, certain- Topophobia.

    Skin disease- Dermatosiophobia.

    Skin lesions- Dermatophobia.

    Skin of animals, fur- Doraphobia.

    Sleep- Somniphobia.

    Sleep or being hypnotized- Hypnophobia.

    Slime- Blennophobia or Myxophobia.

    Slopes, steep- Bathmophobia.

    Small things- Microphobia, Mycrophobia.

    Smells or odors- Olfactophobia.

    Smothered, being or choking- Pnigophobia or Pnigerophobia.

    Snakes- Ophidiophobia or Snakephobia.

    Snow- Chionophobia.

    Social (fear of being evaluated negatively in social situations)- Social Phobia.

    Society or people in general-Sociophobia.

    Solitude- Monophobia.

    Space, closed or locked in an enclosed space- Cleithrophobia, Cleisiophobia, Clithrophobia.

    Space, outer- Spacephobia.

    Spaces, confined- Claustrophobia.

    Spaces, empty- Cenophobia, Centophobia or Kenophobia

    Speak, trying to- Glossophobia.

    Speaking- Laliophobia or Lalophobia.

    Speaking aloud, voices or noises, or telephones- Phonophobia.

    Speaking in public- Glossophobia.

    Specters or ghosts- Spectrophobia.

    Speed- Tachophobia.

    Spirits- Pneumatiphobia.

    Stage fright- Topophobia.

    Stairs or climbing stairs- Climacophobia.

    Stairways- Bathmophobia.

    Stand, inability to- Basiphobia or Basophobia.

    Standing upright- Basistasiphobia or Basostasophobia.

    Standing up- Stasiphobia.

    Standing up and walking- Stasibasiphobia.

    Stared at, being- Ophthalmophobia.

    Stars- Siderophobia

    Statements, false or myths or stories- Mythophobia.

    Stealing- Cleptophobia or Kleptophobia.

    Step-father- Vitricophobia.

    Steep slopes- Bathmophobia.

    Step-mother- Novercaphobia.

    Stings- Cnidophobia.

    Stooping- Kyphophobia.

    Stories or myths or false statements- Mythophobia.

    Strangers or foreigners- Xenophobia.

    Streets, crossing streets- Dromophobia..

    String- Linonophobia.

    Storm, thunder- Brontophobia.

    Stuttering- Psellismophobia.

    Suffering and disease- Panthophobia.

    Sun or sunlight- Heliophobia.

    Sunshine or daylight- Phengophobia.

    Surgeon's fear of operating: work or functioning- Ergasiophobia.

    Surgical operations- Tomophobia.

    Swallowing or eating- Phagophobia.

    Symbolism- Symbolophobia.

    Symmetry- Symmetrophobia.

    Syphillis (lues)- Luiphobia or Syphilophobia.

  • 1 decade ago

    ok, i can give you claustrophobia, but i'd have to lock you in a box for a couple of years...what are you doing tomorrow?

  • 1 decade ago

    i think having a phobia to have sex would be the worse one!!

  • acgsk
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia - Fear of long words.

  • 1 decade ago

    I have severe acrophobia (fear of heights)

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