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Fear of Christmas (branch of heortophobia). Christougenniatikophobia

Fear of Labor Day (branch of heortophobia). Ergasiaemarphobia

Fear of Thanksgiving (branch of heortophobia). Gratiarophobia

Fear of [celebrating events]. Heortophobia

Fear of Father's Day (branch of heortophobia). Imeratoupateraphobia

Fear of Crackers on the Keyboard day (branch of heortophobia). Inastiophobia

Fear of Independence Day (branch of heortophobia). Libertatophobia

Fear of Mother's Day (branch of heortophobia). Natredemphobia

Fear of New Year (branch of heortophobia). Neoannophobia

Fear of Easter (branch of heortophobia). Paschaphobia

Fear of St Patrick's (branch of heortophobia). Patricophobia

Fear of April Fools' Day (branch of heortophobia). Protapriliaphobia

Fear of Valentine's (branch of heortophobia). Valentinophobia

Fear of fairs or mardi gras festivities (branch of heortophobia). carnivalphobia

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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.