Friday, November 22, 2013

Did You Know: Phobias

                      DID YOU KNOW...
A Phobia is an exaggerated usually inexplicable and illogical fear of a particular object, class of objects, or situation (According to Merriam Webster)

Here are some interesting phobias I've learned about today.

Allodoxaphobia-the fear of opinions.

Anuptaphobia-the fear of staying single.

Arachibutyrophobia- Fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of your mouth.
Autodysomophobia- Fear of one that has a vile odor.

Caligynephobia- Fear of beautiful women.
Clinophobia- Fear of going to bed.

Ephebiphobia- Fear of teenagers.

Epistemophobia- Fear of knowledge.

Geniophobia- Fear of chins.

Lachanophobia- Fear of vegetables.

Omphalophobia- Fear of belly buttons.

For more phobias click here:

Do you have a phobia?  If so, share in the comments!



  1. Don't we all have a phobia in our life. It sounds interesting.

    1. Hmm... I always thought everyone had a fear but not necessarily a phobia. But idk! Thanks for your comment! :-)

  2. Great post! Learned something new today.


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