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Fear of Connecticuters. Connecticutphobia

Fear of Delawareans. Delawarephobia

Fear of the Congolese. Dominikanedemocratiakong'kophobia

Fear of the Europeans. Europhobia

Fear of the Filipinos. Filipinophobia

Fear of the French. Francophobia, Gallophobia, Galiophobia

Fear of Nations or Countries. Gentemophobia, Patriamophobia

Fear of the Germans. Germanophobia, Teutophobia

Fear of Hispanics. Hispanophobia

Fear of Native Americans. Indianophobia

Fear of the Indians or South Asians. Indophobia

Fear of Muslims. Islamophobia

Fear of Malays. Malayophobia

Fear of the Mexicans. Mexicanophobia

Fear of black people or African Americans. Negrophobia

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Psychology term of the day

May 15th 2021


Mysophobia, also known as verminophobia, germophobia, germaphobia, bacillophobia and bacteriophobia, is a pathological fear of contamination and germs. The term was coined by William A. Hammond in 1879 when describing a case of obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) exhibited in repeatedly washing one's hands.