Definition of ochlophobia in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌäkləˈfōbēə/

Entry from US English dictionary


Extreme or irrational fear of or aversion to crowds.
Example sentences
  • Other standard phobias are nyctophobia, a fear of the dark, and ochlophobia, a fear of crowds.
  • The main reason that I don't go to public places, apart from ochlophobia, is the foul air created by smokers.

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Syllabification: och·lo·pho·bi·a

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