Aug 28, 2019

One Word Substitution Phobias

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What is a phobia? Phobia is a type of anxiety disorder where a person experiences extreme fear of something. There are more than 400 phobias. For the ease of understanding, I have categorized the phobias into different types.


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One word substitution is important in various competitive examinations like SSC, Bank exams, etc. Here is a list of all the one word substitution for phobias.

One Word Substitute – Abstract Phobias

Achievemephobiafear of success
Apeirophobiafear of infinity
Kakorrhaphiophobiafear of defeat failure
Atelophobiafear of imperfection
Atychiphobiafear of failure
Cacophobiafear of ugliness
Cellophobiafear of beauty
Cherophobiafear of happiness
Euphobiafear of good news
Dikephobiafear of justice
Ouranophobiafear of heaven
Uranophobiafear of heaven

Abstract Phobia

Uranophobiafear of heaven
Hadephobiafear of hell
Stigiophobiafear of hell
Stygiophobiafear of hell
Eleutherophobiafear of freedom
Epistemophobiafear of knowledge
Gnosiophobiafear of knowledge/ wisdom
Hedonophobiafear of experiencing pleasure
Ideophobiafear of ideas
Metathesiophobiafear of change
Mnemophobiafear of old memories
Mythophobiafear of myths

Abstract II Phobia

Philophobiafear of love / falling in love
Allodoxaphobiafear of options
Philosophobiafear of philosophy
Phobophobiafear of phobias / fear
metrophobiafear of poetry / motherhood
Peniaphobiafear of poverty
Prosophobiafear of progress
Satanophobiafear of Satan
Theophobiafear of gods / religion
Theologicophobiafear of theology
Zeusophobiafear of God / gods
Plutophobiafear of wealth

Abstract Phobia III

One Word Substitute – Action Phobia

Angrophobiafear of anger / becoming angry
Pteronophobiafear of being tickled by feathers
Chiraptophobiafear of being touched / intimacy
Haphephobiafear of being touched / intimacy
Haptephobiafear of being touched / intimacy
Aphenphosmphobiafear of being touched / intimacy
Scotomaphobiafear of blindness in visual field
Mageirocophobiafear of cooking
Agyrophobiafear of crossing street
Dromophobiafear of crossing streets
Chorophobiafear of dancing
Deipnophobiafear of dining / dinner conversation
Diposophobiafear of disposing of items
Dipsophobiafear of drinking alcohol
Disposophobiafear of getting rid of stuff

Action Phobia I

Clinophobiafear of going to bed
Peccatophobiafear of imaginary crimes / sinning
Acarophobiafear of itching / itching causing insects
Philemaphobiafear of kissing
Philematophobiafear of kissing
Geliophobiafear of laughter
Sophophobiafear of learning
Cleithrophobiafear of locked in enclosed places
Macrophobiafear of long waits
Anablephobiafear of looking up
Decidophobiafear of making decisions
Optophobiafear of opening one’s eyes
Mastigophobiafear of punishment
Poinephobiafear of punishment
Nostophobiafear of returning home

Action Phobia II

Amaxophobiafear of riding in a car
Harpaxophobiafear of robbed
Ithyphallophobiafear of seeing
Hamartophobiafear of sinning
Cathisophobiafear of sitting
Thaasophobiafear of sitting
Kathisophobiafear of sitting
Somniphobiafear of sleep
Hypnophobiafear of sleep / being hypnotized
Laliophobiafear of speaking
Lalophobiafear of speaking
Climacophobiafear of stairs/ falling downstairs / climbing
Stasibasiphobiafear of standing or walking
Stasiphobiafear of standing or walking
Cleptophobiafear of stealing

Action Phobia III

Kleptophobiafear of stealing
Kyphophobiafear of stooping
Tomophobiafear of surgical operations
Testophobiafear of taking tests
Telephonophobiafear of talking on the phone
kleptopphobiafear of theft
Phronemophobiafear of thinking
Hodophobiafear of travel
Tremophobiafear of trembling
Ambulophobiafear of walking
Ergasiophobiafear of work eg: surgeon’s fear of surgery
Ponophobiafear of work
Ergophobiafear of work eg: surgeon’s fear of surgery
Scriptophobiafear of writing in public
Graphophobiafear of writing / handwriting


One Word Substitute – Animal Phobia

Batrachophobiafear of amphibians
Zoophobiafear of animals
Chiroptophobiafear of bats
Ornithophobiafear of birds
Taurophobiafear of bulls
Ailurophobiafear of cats
Elurophobiafear of cats
Felinophobiafear of cats
Gatophobiafear of cats
Alektorophobiafear of chickens
Cynophobiafear of dogs
Anatidaephobiafear of ducks / duck is watching the person
Ichthyophobiafear of fish
Ranidaphobiafear of frogs
Equinophobiafear of horses
Hippophobiafear of horses
Muriphobiafear of mice
Musophobiafear of mice
Suriphobiafear of mice
Lutraphobiafear of otters

Animals Phobia I

Murophobiafear of rats or mice
Herpetophobiafear of reptiles / amphibians / crawly things
Galeophobiafear of sharks
Selachophobiafear of sharks
Ostraconophobiafear of shellfish
Ophidiophobiafear of snakes
Snakephobiafear of snakes
Zemmiphobiafear of the great mole rat
Bufonophobiafear of toads
Agrizoophobiafear of wild animals

Animals Phobia II

One Word Substitute – Anti-ethinic Phobia

Albanophobiafear of Albanians
Bolshephobiafear of Bolsheviks
Sinophobiafear of Chinese / Chinese culture
Christianophobiafear of Christians
Dutchphobiafear of Dutch
Anglophobiafear of English culture England
xenophobiafear of foreigners / unknown / strangers
Francophobiafear of France and French culture
Galiophobiafear of France and French culture
Gallophobiafear of France and French culture
Teutophobiafear of German or German things
Germanophobiafear of Germans / German culture / Germany
Hinduphobiafear of Hindu
Hispanophobiafear of Hispanic culture and Spanish language

Anti ethenic Phobia I

Indophobiafear of India / Indian culture
Japanophobiafear of Japanese
Nipponophobiafear of Japanese
Judeophobiafear of Jews
Koryophobiafear of Koreans
Islamophobiafear of Muslims
Colorphobiafear of people of particular color
Polonophobiafear of Polish
Lusophobiafear of Portuguese
Russophobiafear of Russians
Shiaphobiafear of Shiites
Sunniphobiafear of Sunnis
Turcophobiafear of Turks

Anti ethenic Phobia II

One Word Substitute – Body Phobia

Gerascophobiafear of aging
Pogonophobiafear of beards
Omphalophobiafear of belly buttons
Hemaphobiafear of blood
Hematophobiafear of blood
Hemophobiafear of blood
Geniophobiafear of chins
lipophobiafear of dietary fat
Ommatophobiafear of eyes
Ommetaphobiafear of eyes

body phobia I

Podophobiafear of feet
Obesophobiafear of gaining weight
Pocrescophobiafear of gaining weight
anorexiafear of getting fat / gaining weight
Chaetophobiafear of hair
Trichopathophobiafear of hair
Trichophobiafear of hair
Chirophobiafear of hands
Cardiophobiafear of heart
Genuphobiafear of knees / kneeling
geraphobiafear of old age

body phobia II

One Word Substitute – Celestial Phobia

Cometophobiafear of comets
Kosmikophobiafear of cosmic phenomenon
Meteorophobiafear of meteors
Selenophobiafear of moon
Spacephobiafear of outer space
Siderophobiafear of stars

celestial Phobia

One Word Substitute – Childbirth Phobia

Lockiophobiafear of childbirth
maieusiophobiafear of childbirth
Parturiphobiafear of childbirth
Tocophobiafear of pregnancy or childbirth
Tokophobiafear of pregnancy / childbirth / children

childbirth Phobia

One Word Substitute – Cleanliness Phobia

Ablutophobiafear of bathing or washing
Automysophobiafear of being dirty / contamination
Rupophobiafear of dirt
Ataxophobiafear of disorder or untidiness
Amathophobiafear of dust
Koniophobiafear of dust

cleanliness Phobia

One Word Substitute – Colors Phobia

Xanthophobiafear of the color yellow / the word yellow
Melanophobiafear of color black
Porphyrophobiafear of color purple
Ereuthophobiafear of color red / blushing / red lights
Erythrophobiafear of color red / blushing / red lights
Erytophobiafear of color red / blushing / red lights
Leukophobiafear of color white
Chromatophobiafear of colors
Chromophobiafear of colors

Colors Phobia

One Word Substitute – Environment Phobia

Acidophobiafear of acidic environment
Achluophobiafear of darkness
Acousticophobiafear of noise
Tachophobiafear of noise / speed

Environmental Phobia

One Word Substitute – Experience Phobia

Phalacrophobiafear of becoming bald
Taphephobiafear of being buried alive or of cemeteries
Taphophobiafear of being buried alive or of cemeteries
Clithrophobiafear of being enclosed
Anginophobiafear of choking
Pseudodysphagiafear of choking
Pnigerophobiafear of choking of being smothered
Pnigophobiafear of choking of being smothered
thanatophobiafear of death
Thanatophobiafear of death or dying
Thantophobiafear of death or dying
Necrophobiafear of death or the dead

Experience Phobia I

Aviatophobiafear of flying
Aviophobiafear of flying
Rhytiphobiafear of getting wrinkles
Dementophobiafear of insanity
Maniaphobiafear of insanity
Zelophobiafear of jealousy
Catapedaphobiafear of jumping from low and high places
Ligyrophobiafear of loud noises
Opiophobiafear of medical doctors experience
Paralipophobiafear of neglecting duty / neglecting responsibility
Athazagoraphobiafear of not remembering things / being forgotten / forgetting
Agliophobiafear of pain

Experience Phobia II

algophobiafear of pain
Odynephobiafear of pain
Odynophobiafear of pain
Arachibutyrophobiafear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth
peniophobiafear of poverty/monetary problem
Doxophobiafear of receiving praise / expressing opinions
Hypegiaphobiafear of responsibility
Hypengyophobiafear of responsibility
Coasterphobiafear of roller coasters
Hormephobiafear of shock
Cnidophobiafear of stings
Merinthophobiafear of tied up / being bound

Experience Phobia III

One Word Substitute – Food Phobia

Methyphobiafear of alcohol
Potophobiafear of alcohol
Bananaphobiafear of bananas
Sitiophobiafear of food
Cibophobiafear of food, thinking they are overweight
sitophobiafear of food, thinking they are overweight
Alliumphobiafear of garlic
Carnophobiafear of meat

Food Phobia I

Mycophobiafear of mushrooms
Acerophobiafear of sourness
Phagophobiafear of swallowing
Geumaphobiafear of taste
Geumophobiafear of taste
Lachanophobiafear of vegetables
Oenophobiafear of wines


One Word Substitute – Germs Phobia

Bacteriophobiafear of bacteria
Misophobiafear of contamination
Molysmophobiafear of contamination / dirt
Molysomophobiafear of contamination / dirt
Germaphobiafear of germs
Spermatophobiafear of germs
Spermophobiafear of germs
Verminophobiafear of germs
Bacillophobiafear of microbes
Microbiophobiafear of microbes
Parasitophobiafear of parasites

Germs phobia

One Word Substitute – Height Phobia

altiphobiafear of altitude
aerophobiafear of flight / air craft / flying anxiety / flying phobia / air
Hypsiphobiafear of height
altophobiafear of heights
Batophobiafear of heights / being close to high buildings
acrophobiafear of high location
Aeroacrophobiafear of open high places

height phobia

One Word Substitute – Illness Phobia

Amnesiphobiafear of amnesia
Ataxiophobiafear of ataxia / muscular in-coordination
Nosemaphobiafear of becoming ill
Nosophobiafear of becoming ill
Tapinophobiafear of being contagious
Dysmorphophobiafear of body defect (real or imaginary)
Meningitophobiafear of brain disease
Cancerophobiafear of cancer
Coprastasophobiafear of constipation
mysophobiafear of contamination
Poliosophobiafear of contracting poliomyelitis
Monopathophobiafear of definite disease

illness phobia I

Carcinophobiafear of developing cancer
Diabetophobiafear of diabetes
Panthophobiafear of disease and suffering
pathophobiafear of disease/sickness/suffering
Diplophobiafear of double vision
Asthenophobiafear of fainting or weakness
Basiphobiafear of falling due to inability to stand
Basophobiafear of falling due to inability to stand
Kopophobiafear of fatigue
Febriphobiafear of fever
Fibriphobiafear of fever
Pyrexiophobiafear of Fever

illness phobia IIx`

Hypochondriafear of illness
Ankylophobiafear of immobility of a joint
Agateophobiafear of insanity mentally ill
Albuminurophobiafear of kidney disease
Lepraphobiafear of leprosy
Leprophobiafear of leprosy
Tetanophobiafear of lockjaw, tetanus
Hylephobiafear of materialism epilepsy
Epistaxiophobiafear of nose bleed
Defecaloesiophobiafear of painful bowels movements
Pellagrophobiafear of pellagra
Quadriplegiphobiafear of quadriplegics or fear of becoming a quadriplegic

illness phobia III

Hydrophobophobiafear of rabies
Kynophobiafear of rabies
Lyssophobiafear of rabies becoming mad
Scabiophobiafear of scabies
Dermatophobiafear of skin disease
Dermatosiophobiafear of skin disease
Dermatopathophobiafear of skin disease disease
Trichinophobiafear of trichinosis
Phthisiophobiafear of tuberculosis
Tuberculophobiafear of tuberculosis
Tyrannophobiafear of tyrants
Illyngophobiafear of vertigo / feeling dizzy on looking down
Emetophobiafear of vomiting
Aeronausiphobiafear of vomiting due to airsickness

illness phobia IV

One Word Substitute – Insects Phobia

Myrmecophobiafear of ants
Apiphobiafear of bees
Melissophobiafear of bees
Katsaridaphobiafear of cockroaches
entomophobiafear of insects
Insectophobiafear of insects
Pediculophobiafear of lice
Phthiriophobiafear of lice
Mottephobiafear of moths

insects PHOBIA i

Arachnephobiafear of spiders
Arachnophobiafear of spiders
Taeniophobiafear of tapeworms
Teniophobiafear of tapeworms
Isopterophobiafear of termites
Spheksophobiafear of wasps
Helminthophobiafear of worms
Scoleciphobiafear of worms
Scoleciphobiafear of worms

insects PHOBIA II

One Word Substitute – Light Phobia

Photophobiafear of light
Selaphobiafear of light flashes

light PHOBIA

One Word Substitute – Medical Phobia

Pharmacophobiafear of drugs/medicine
Hydrargyophobiafear of mercurial medicines
Neopharmaphobiafear of new drugs


One Word Substitute – Monetary Phobia

Chrematophobiafear of money
Chrometophobiafear of money

monetory PHOBIA

One Word Substitute – Motion Phobia

Kinesophobiafear of movement / motion
Kinetophobiafear of movement / motion
Tropophobiafear of moving or making changes

motion PHOBIA

One Word Substitute – Nature Phobia

Anemophobiafear of air drafts or wind
Cheimaphobiafear of becoming too cold cold cold things
Cheimatophobiafear of becoming too cold / cold / cold things
Frigophobiafear of becoming too cold / cold / cold things
Psychrophobiafear of becoming too cold / cold / cold things
Astrophobiafear of celestial space and stars
Nephophobiafear of clouds
Cryophobiafear of cold
Lygophobiafear of darkness
Myctophobiafear of darkness
Scotophobiafear of darkness
nyctophobiafear of darkness/night
Eosophobiafear of daylight
Phengophobiafear of daylight or sunshine
Arsonphobiafear of fire
pyrophobiafear of fire
Antlophobiafear of floods

nature PHOBIA I

Homichlophobiafear of fog
Nebulaphobiafear of fog
Hylophobiafear of forests
Nyctohylophobiafear of forests at night / dark wooded areas
Barophobiafear of gravity
Pagophobiafear of ice / frost
Limnophobiafear of lakes
Noctiphobiafear of night
Auroraphobiafear of Northern lights / auroral lights
Thalassophobiafear of ocean / waves / sea
Ombrophobiafear of rain
Pluviophobiafear of rain
Potamophobiafear of rivers or running water

nature PHOBIA II

Chionophobiafear of snow
Heliophobiafear of sun / sunlight / bright light
Tonitrophobiafear of thunder
Astraphobiafear of thunder and lightning
Astrapophobiafear of thunder and lightning
brontophobiafear of thunder and lightning
Ceraunophobiafear of thunder and lightning
keraunophobiafear of thunder and lightning
Lilapsophobiafear of tornadoes and hurricanes
Aquaphobiafear of water
hydrophobiafear of water
Cymophobiafear of waves
Kymophobiafear of waves
Dinophobiafear of whirlpools
Ancraophobiafear of wind draft


One Word Substitute – Novelty Phobia

Neophobiafear of anything new
Cenophobiafear of new ideas or things
Centophobiafear of new ideas or things
Kainolophobiafear of new novelty
Kainophobiafear of new novelty
Cainophobiafear of novelty
Cainotophobiafear of novelty


One Word Substitute – Numbers Phobia

Octophobiafear of figure 8
Paraskevidekatriaphobiafear of Friday the 13th
Paraskavedekatriaphobiafear of Friday the 13th
trikaidekaphobiafear of number thirteen
Arithmophobiafear of numbers
Numerophobiafear of numbers calculations
Triskaidekaphobiafear of the number 13
Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobiafear of the number 666
Quintaphobiafear of the number five
Quadraphobiafear of the number four

numbers PHOBIA

One Word Substitute – Objects Phobia

Automatonophobiafear of animatronic creatures, ventriloquist’s dummies, wax statues
Asymmetriphobiafear of asymmetrical things
Xyrophobiafear of razors
Globophobiafear of balloons
Cyclophobiafear of bicycles
Bogyphobiafear of bogeys
bibliophobiafear of books
Ballistophobiafear of bullets, missiles
Koumpounophobiafear of buttons
Textophobiafear of certain fabrics
Consecotaleophobiafear of chopsticks
Sidonglobophobiafear of cotton balls plastic foams

Objects PHOBIA I

Staurophobiafear of crosses or the crucifix
Seplophobiafear of decaying matter
Pediophobiafear of dolls
Scatophobiafear of fecal matter
Coprophobiafear of feces / defecation
Hoplophobiafear of firearms
Aulophobiafear of flutes
Doraphobiafear of fur animal skin
Hyalophobiafear of glass
Hyelophobiafear of glass
Nelophobiafear of glass
Crystallophobiafear of glass or crystal


Aurophobiafear of gold
Megalophobiafear of large things
Hygrophobiafear of liquid damp moisture
Metallophobiafear of metal
Catoptrophobiafear of mirrors
Trypanophobiafear of needles or injections
Dextrophobiafear of objects which are at the right side of the body
Xylophobiafear of of wooden objects
Papyrophobiafear of paper
Enetophobiafear of pins
Belonephobiafear of pins and needles
Pupaphobiafear of puppets


Aichmophobiafear of sharp things eg: pencils, needles, pointed objects, sharp edges
Blennophobiafear of slime
Myxophobiafear of slime
Microphobiafear of small things
Mycrophobiafear of small things
Linonophobiafear of string
Walloonphobiafear of balloons
Sinistrophobiafear of things to the left or left
Levophobiafear of things to the left side of the body
Placophobiafear of tombstones
Siderodromophobiafear of trains, railroads or train travel
Ochophobiafear of vehicles


One Word Substitute – Odor Phobia

Halitophobiafear of bad breath
Bromidrophobiafear of body smells
Bromidrosiphobiafear of body smells
Osmophobiafear of odors
Osphresiophobiafear of odors
Autodysomophobiafear of one with an unpleasant odor
Olfactophobiafear of smells


One Word Substitute – Others Phobia

Thermophobiafear of heat / hot things
Dystychiphobiafear of accidents
Cholerophobiafear of anger cholera
centrophobiafear of being in the center
Vestiphobiafear of clothing
Rhypophobiafear of defecation
Oneirophobiafear of dreams
Xerophobiafear of dryness
Electrophobiafear of electricity
Panophobiafear of everything
Pantophobiafear of everything
Xenoglossophobiafear of foreign

Others I


Photoaugliaphobiafear of glaring lights
Samhainophobiafear of Halloween
Traumatophobiafear of injury
Liticaphobiafear of lawsuits
Polyphobiafear of many things
Eisoptrophobiafear of mirrors and one’s reflection in mirror
Melophobiafear of music
Nomatophobiafear of names
Teleophobiafear of of definite plans
Ponophobiafear of overworking or of pain
Hierophobiafear of priests sacred things

Other phobia II

Atephobiafear of ruin
Hagiophobiafear of saints holy things
Amychophobiafear of scratches
Homilophobiafear of sermons
Sciaphobiafear of shadows
Sciophobiafear of shadows
Vitricophobiafear of step
Psellismophobiafear of stuttering
Symbolophobiafear of symbolism
Symmetrophobiafear of symmetry
Vaccinophobiafear of vaccination
Phonophobiafear of voices telephones one’s own voice

Other phobia III

One Word Substitute – Paranormal Phobia

daemonophobiafear of demons
Demonophobiafear of demons
Phasmophobiafear of ghosts
Spectrophobiafear of ghosts
Pneumatiphobiafear of spirits
Kinemortophobiafear of zombies

Paranormal Phobia

One Word Substitute – People Phobia

Androphobiafear of adult men
Scelerophibiafear of bad men, burglars
Peladophobiafear of bald people
Caligynephobiafear of beautiful women
Venustraphobiafear of beautiful women
Hobophobiafear of beggars
Coulrophobiafear of clowns
Scelerophobiafear of criminals/burglars
Demophobiafear of crowds

People I

Enochlophobiafear of crowds
ochlophobiafear of crowds mobs
Cacomorphobiafear of fat people
Hominophobiafear of men
Arrhenphobiafear of men
Achondroplasiaphobiafear of midgets
Papaphobiafear of Pope
Anuptaphobiafear of staying single
gynaephobiafear of women
Gynophobiafear of women

People II

One Word Substitute – Places Phobia

Coimetrophobiafear of cemeteries
Topophobiafear of certain places or situations, such as stage fright
Ecclesiophobiafear of church
Cremnophobiafear of cliff
bathophobiafear of depths
Kenophobiafear of empty spaces/ voids
claustrophobiafear of enclosed spaces
Trypophobiafear of holes
Ecophobiafear of home
Nosocomephobiafear of hospitals

Places Phobia I

Domatophobiafear of houses/ being in the house
Eicophobiafear of houses/ being in the house
Oikophobiafear of houses/ being in the house home surrounding
Stenophobiafear of narrow things or places
Orthophobiafear of property
agoraphobiafear of public location/ open location
Didaskaleinophobiafear of school
Scolionophobiafear of school
Bathmophobiafear of stairs or steep slopes
Theatrophobiafear of theaters

Places Phobia II

One Word Substitute – Plants Phobia

Pteridophobiafear of ferns
Anthophobiafear of flowers
Anthrophobiafear of flowers
Botanophobiafear of plants
Dendrophobiafear of trees

Plants phobia

One Word Substitute – Poison Phobia

Iophobiafear of poison
Toxicophobiafear of poison or of being accidentally poisoned
Toxiphobiafear of poison or of being accidentally poisoned
Toxophobiafear of poison or of being accidentally poisoned

Poison Phobia

One Word Substitute – Prejudices Against People Phobia

Gerontophobiafear of aging elderly
Teratophobiafear of bearing a deformed child or fear of monsters or deformed people
Biphobiafear of bisexual
Paedophobiafear of children dolls
Pedophobiafear of children/ babies
Heterophobiafear of heterosexual opposite sex
Homophobiafear of homosexuals, mostly gays
Lesbophobiafear of lesbians
Psychophobiafear of mentally ill mind
Apotemnophobiafear of persons with amputations
Ephebiphobiafear of teenagers youth
Sexophobiafear of the opposite sex
Transphobiafear of transgender
Wiccaphobiafear of witches and witchcraft

Prejudices against people phobia

One Word Substitute – Profession Phobia

Politicophobiafear of abnormal dislike of politicians
Dentophobiafear of dentists
Odontophobiafear of dentists teeth dental surgery
catrophobiafear of doctors
Latrophobiafear of doctors going to doctors

Profession phobia

One Word Substitute – Relatives Phobia

Pentheraphobiafear of mother-in- law
Novercaphobiafear of one’s step- mother mother-in-law
Soceraphobiafear of parents
Syngenesophobiafear of relatives

Relatives phobia

One Word Substitute – Science Phobia

Atomosophobiafear of atomic explosion
Motorphobiafear of automobiles
Chemophobiafear of chemicals chemistry
Logizomechanophobiafear of computers
Cyberphobiafear of computers/technology
Mechanophobiafear of machines
Nucleomituphobiafear of nuclear weapons
Radiophobiafear of radiation x- rays
Hellenologophobiafear of scientific terminology Greek terms
Technophobiafear of technology
Telephonophobiafear of telephones

Science phobia

One Word Substitute – Situational Phobia

Gephydrophobiafear of bridges crossing bridges
Gephysrophobiafear of bridges crossing bridges
Vehophobiafear of driving
Counterphobiafear of fearful situations
Pteromerhanophobiafear of flying

Situational phobia

One Word Substitute – Social Phobia

Social Phobiafear of being evaluated negatively in social situations
Gelotophobiafear of being laughed at
Catagelophobiafear of being ridiculed
Scopophobiafear of being seen or stared at
Scoptophobiafear of being seen or stared at
Ophthalmophobiafear of being seen being stared at
Rhabdophobiafear of being severely punished or beaten by a rod, or of being severely criticized
Gamophobiafear of commitment/marriage
Enosiophobiafear of criticism committing sin
Soteriophobiafear of dependence on others
Patroiophobiafear of heredity

Social Phobia I

Autophobiafear of isolation/solitude abandonment
Eremophobiafear of isolation/solitude/ being alone/ loneliness
Isolophobiafear of isolation/solitude/ being alone/ loneliness
Monophobiafear of isolation/solitude/ being alone/ loneliness
Gymnophobiafear of nudity
Nudophobiafear of nudity
Anthropophobiafear of people or society
Katagelophobiafear of ridicule
Koinoniphobiafear of rooms full of people rooms
Sociophobiafear of social evaluation society or people in general
Glossophobiafear of speaking in public


One Word Substitute – Time Phobia

Chronomentrophobiafear of clocks
Chronophobiafear of time future passing of time moving ahead in time


One Word Substitute – Words Phobia


Onomatophobiafear of hearing a certain word names
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobiafear of long words
Sesquipedalophobiafear of long words
Logophobiafear of words
Verbophobiafear of words


Please let me know if I missed any or what do you think about this list in the comments section.

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