Definition of hypnophobia in English:

hypnophobia

Syllabification: hyp·no·pho·bi·a
Pronunciation: /ˌhipnəˈfōbēə
 
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noun

An abnormal fear of falling asleep.
More example sentences
  • We have never met a case of Hypnophobia that could not be overcome using these methods.
  • I've gone through several long periods of near constant nightmares, most involving dying, which gave me an understandable case of hypnophobia.

Derivatives

hypnophobic

adjective
More example sentences
  • Did I put down in my original post that I was hypnophobic?

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