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coulrophobia

Saltos de línea: coul¦ro|phobia
Pronunciación: /ˌkɒlrəˈfəʊbɪə
 
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Definición de coulrophobia en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] rare
Extreme or irrational fear of clowns: it has emerged that the multi-millionaire entrepreneur suffers from coulrophobia
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Despite its name, there's nothing ‘cool’ about coulrophobia, or ‘fear of clowns’ for the psychiatric layperson.
  • And if he has coulrophobia are they going to have him interrogated by a bunch of guys in clown suits?
  • I'm writing an article on coulrophobia and scary clowns for my Feature Writing class at university.

Origen

1980s: from Greek kolobatheron 'stilt' + -phobia.

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