Definition of -phobia in English:

-phobia

Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊbɪə/

combining form

Extreme or irrational fear or dislike of a specified thing or group: arachnophobia Russophobia

Origin

via Latin from Greek.

Derivatives

-phobic

combining form
In corresponding adjectives.

Definition of -phobia in:

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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzit
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something