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ˈfoʊ bi əpho·bi·a

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. phobia, phobic disorder, phobic neurosisnoun

    an anxiety disorder characterized by extreme and irrational fear of simple things or social situations

    "phobic disorder is a general term for all phobias"

    Synonyms:
    phobic disorder, phobic neurosis

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. phobia

    Synonyms:
    Greek-πηοβοσ-ear

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  1. George Strait:

    We’re just trying to get people to try it, you know, so many people have a little phobia about drinking tequila. [ They think ] it's going to be nasty, you're going to hold your nose and drink it down as fast as you can and suck on a lime and lick some salt — but our tequila certainly isn't that way.

  2. Chris Antony:

    I live pretty much right opposite the owners house, i had a hunch that something wasnt right because I was sitting outside and I could see the movement up in the trees and just knew something was wrong. I told my husband about it but he didnt believe me and then I kept an eye out because I have got a phobia of snakes.

  3. Mark Amodei:

    You have to totally detach yourself from any expectations on process since the process is now private meetings, it's déjà vu in that there seems to be an absolute phobia for holding a committee meeting on the record for establishing foundation for what you did, which I don't think is a great start.

  4. Simon Henderson:

    The UAE has a phobia of the Muslim Brotherhood and makes very little distinction of whether people are doing things which most in the United States would view as normal political activity as opposed to support for terrorism.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Why most people and especially the girls prefer film actors and actresses photos to display their affection, is it the weakness or phobia? Why do they not choose academic and prominent literary figures to show their soberness!

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