I Want People to Know the Definitions of Phobias

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    Oh the Very Thought!

    Ballons (Globophobia). The sight of them, the sound, the thought, the smell, the feel!...ugh anything w/ ballons FORGET IT! Can't be in the same building without hyperventilating, sweating, anxiety attack, you name it!
    FastLaneC3 FastLaneC3
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 17, 2009

    Xenophobia

    Fear of strangers or foreigners.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    May 15, 2009

    Ecophobia

    Fear of being home.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    1 Response Apr 12, 2009

    Wiccaphobia

    You guessed it. Fear of witches and witchcraft.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    6 Responses May 17, 2009

    Achluophobia

    This is the fear of darkness. Could be a room or the night.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Apr 8, 2009

    Europhobia

    Fear Of Hearing Good News. Not uncommon with people who suffer from depression.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Apr 24, 2009

    Monophobia

    The fear of being alone.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    Apr 8, 2009

    Bored So Im Doing This

    I just got this phobia about 5 or so years ago, i am extremely scared of small closed areas, costraphobia (sp?) I dont know why it just hit me but if im in a small closed in area i have a serious panic attack, heat rashes and everything.  
    sheangel147 sheangel147
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 17, 2009

    Daemonophobia

    Fear of demons. Holy Exorcist, Batman!
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    May 13, 2009

    I Learned This One Today

    Autophoby - The fear of referring to yourself. The fear of using the pronouns "I" or "Me".
    NonnysMom NonnysMom
    22-25, F
    May 30, 2012

    Irrational Fear?

    So first, let me start by saying i HATE HATE HATE the logo...i have serious arachnaphobia. Im also afraid of: Snakes (i cant look at them on tv or in pictures without feeling like its real or something and i wont touch or look at em) Dark water (swimming pools...
    CestMoiLauren CestMoiLauren
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 25, 2009

    Never Heard of This - Leukophobia

    Fear of the color white. Has to do in association with death. News to me.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Jun 20, 2009

    Hierophobia

    Fear of priests or sacred things.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    May 15, 2009

    Andruphobia

    Fear of Men. Have to look into this for clarity.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    May 24, 2009
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