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Meaning of PHOBIA

Pronunciation:  'fowbeeu

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  an anxiety disorder characterized by extreme and irrational fear of simple things or social situations; "phobic disorder is a general term for all phobias"

PHOBIA is a 6 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: phobic disorder, phobic neurosis
 See Also: agoraphobia, anxiety disorder, simple phobia, social phobia



Medical Dictionary
 Definition: Persistent, irrational fear.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you have a phobia, suggests that you need to confront your fears. Do not let your fears control your life. Consider the specific phobia for additional clues in interpreting your dreams. For example, if you dream that have a phobia of heights, then it may mean that you your position at the top is a precarious one. You are afraid that you may fall from grace.
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