Page 23 : Boost Your Vocabulary

Modern Phobias

  • Fear of growing old = Senecophobia
  • Fear of your boss = Duxophobia
  • Fear of failure = Cadophobia
  • Fear of brands = Nomenophobia
  • Fear of being ridiculed = Categelophobia
  • Fear of escalators = Scalaphobia
  • Fear of one’s wife = Uxorphobia
  • Fear of using your mobile = Frigensophobia
  • Fear of parking = Insistophobia
  • Fear of fans = laudaphobia
  • Fear of using wrong words = Malvocophobia
  • Fear of dancing = Saltaphobia
  • Fear of undressing = Exuerphobia
  • Fear of opening mail = Aperepiphobia
  • Fear of marriage = Gamophobia
  • Fear of dogs = Cynophobia
  • Fear of going grey = Canusophobia
  • Fear of taking responsibility = Hypengyophobia
  • Fear of vehicle = Amaxophobia
  • Fear of politicians = Civiliphobia
  • Fear of the unanswerable questions = Illerogophobia
  • Fear of bills = Versurphobia
  • Fear of eye contact = Donoculophobia
  • Fear of dirt = Mysophobia
  • Fear of crossing streets = Dromophobia
  • Fear of doctors = Iatrophobia