phobic disorder

Definitions of phobic disorder
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n an anxiety disorder characterized by extreme and irrational fear of simple things or social situations

Synonyms:
phobia, phobic neurosis
Types:
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agoraphobia
a morbid fear of open spaces (as fear of being caught alone in some public place)
simple phobia
any phobia (other than agoraphobia) associated with relatively simple well-defined stimuli
social phobia
any phobia (other than agoraphobia) associated with situations in which you are subject to criticism by others (as fear of eating in public or public speaking etc)
androphobia
a morbid fear of men
gynophobia
a morbid fear of women
acrophobia
a morbid fear of great heights
algophobia
a morbid fear of pain
aquaphobia
a morbid fear of drowning
astraphobia
a morbid fear of thunder and lightning
automysophobia
a morbid fear of being dirty
claustrophobia
a morbid fear of being closed in a confined space
cryophobia
a morbid fear of freezing
cyberphobia
irrational fear of computers or technology
hydrophobia
a morbid fear of water
hypnophobia
a morbid fear of falling asleep
mysophobia
a morbid fear of dirt or contamination
neophobia
a morbid fear of novelty
nyctophobia
a morbid fear of night or darkness
phobophobia
a morbid fear of developing a phobia
acousticophobia, phonophobia
a morbid fear of sounds including your own voice
photophobia
a morbid fear of light
pyrophobia
a morbid fear of fire
taphephobia
a morbid fear of being buried alive
thanatophobia
a morbid fear of death
triskaidekaphobia
a morbid fear of the number 13
zoophobia
a morbid fear of animals
satanophobia
an abnormal fear of Satan
school phobia
a child's sudden fear of attending school
traumatophobia
a morbid fear of battle or physical injury
xenophobia
a fear of foreigners or strangers
Type of:
anxiety disorder
a cover term for a variety of mental disorders in which severe anxiety is a salient symptom

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