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Fear of the governor. Prefeciphobia

Fear of the president. Presiphobia

Fear of princes. Prigkipaphobia

Fear of firefighters. Pyrosvestisphobia

Fear of the ruler. Regnatophobia

Fear of the monarch. Regnophobia

Fear of your niece, nephew, aunt or uncle. Ribliphobia

Fear of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (branch of christougenniatikophobia). Rudolphophobia

Fear of Santa Claus (branch of christougenniatikophobia). Santaphobia

Fear of waiters and waitresses. Servitorphobia

Fear of criminals. Scelerophobia

Fear of your schoolmate. Schulkamophobia

Fear of your sibling. Sibliphobia

Fear of your sister. Sororophobia

Fear of your student. Spoudastophobia

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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.