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agoraphobia
American English: /ˌæɡərəˈfoʊbiə/
British English: /ˌaɡ(ə)rəˈfəʊbɪə/

Translation of agoraphobia in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • In addition, the person may develop irrational fears called phobias, such as agoraphobia, about situations where a panic attack has occurred.
    • Some people have an extreme fear condition called agoraphobia, and confine themselves to the home or other familiar places where they feel relatively safe.
    • As well as being a fear of open spaces, agoraphobia is also a fear of being in a crowd, being alone in a house and travelling alone.

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