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Domatophobia Symptoms

Domatophobia – Fear of Houses

Domatophobia – Fear of Houses If you see someone with an abnormal dread of houses, it is domatophobia. For a domatophobe, houses can appear as repressive or unsafe. You may be familiar with agoraphobia, a fear of marketplace. Domatophobia...
Dendrophobia Symptoms

Dendrophobia – Fear of Trees

Dendrophobia – Fear of Trees When the object of your irrational fear is trees, you have dendrophobia. Most people find trees to be calming & peaceful, but some people seem to loathe the twisted trunks or intense growth. Specific trees...
Cyberphobia Symptoms

Cyberphobia – Fear of Computers

Cyberphobia – Fear of Computers If you fear computers, you have cyberphobia. Such a fear phobia can lead to problems regarding your career, as office work or job requires using computers. In today’s world there are few jobs that do not...
Coulrophobia Symptoms

Coulrophobia – Fear of Clowns

Coulrophobia – Fear of Clowns If you have an irrational, persistent & overwhelming feeling of fear when faced by clowns or related images, you have coulrophobia. Children often admit about their strong fear of clowns. Many children...
Chronomentrophobia Symptoms

Chronomentrophobia – Fear of Clocks

Chronomentrophobia – Fear of Clocks When you start fearing clocks, you have chronomentrophobia. A dislike for clocks, may indicate another underlying fear, that of death. The fear of clocks is characterized by a fear of time passing by...
Chromophobia Symptoms

Chromophobia – Fear of Colors

Chromophobia – Fear of Colors Chromophobia, also known as chromatophobia is a persistent, irrational fear of colors. A severe form of this phobia can hinder daily activities and can make life self limiting. It can develop following a negative...
Chionophobia Fear of Snow

Chionophobia – Fear of Snow

Chionophobia – Fear of Snow A phobia associated with the weather, chionophobia causes intense dislike for snow. A person affected by chionophobia is said to have a persistent fear of snow. One of the biggest reasons for this phobia is...
Catoptrophobia Fear of Mirrors

Catoptrophobia – Fear of Mirrors

Catoptrophobia – Fear of Mirrors This is a specific phobia that is characterized by an overwhelming persistent fear of mirrors. A person suffering from this abnormal fear of mirrors or one’s own reflection may have underlying self apprehensions. In...
Catagelophobia Symptoms

Catagelophobia – Fear of being ridiculed

Catagelophobia – Fear of being ridiculed When you have an abnormal fear of getting ridiculed, it is called catagelophobia.  People face teasing or ridicule at least during some point of life, but most get through by coping in their own...
Cacophobia Symptoms

Cacophobia – Fear of Ugliness

Cacophobia – Fear of Ugliness It is quite natural to have a sense of disgust or feel averse about things that look ugly. But when you have an overwhelming, persistent trepidation about ugliness, you have cacophobia. Sometimes, this irrational...