simple phobia

Definitions of simple phobia
  1. noun
    any phobia (other than agoraphobia) associated with relatively simple well-defined stimuli
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    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
    acarophobia
    a morbid fear of small insects and mites and worms
    arachnophobia
    a morbid fear of spiders
    ailurophobia
    a morbid fear of cats
    cynophobia
    a morbid fear of dogs
    entomophobia
    a morbid fear of insects
    lepidophobia
    a morbid fear of snakes
    musophobia
    a morbid fear of mice
    type of:
    phobia, phobic disorder, phobic neurosis
    an anxiety disorder characterized by extreme and irrational fear of simple things or social situations
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