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A Fear Of Spiders Sounds Normal Compared To These 20 Phobias You Never Knew Someone Could Have

Not all fear is created equal.

A Fear Of Spiders Sounds Normal Compared To These 20 Phobias You Never Knew Someone Could Have

In this world, we tend to encounter a lot of things that could possibly frighten us. Things like spiders, heights, airplanes and the dark are only a few examples of fears that can affect many people, especially as children. While it is normal to afraid of somethings, certain fears fall into the category of bizarre. Because of this, this particular list is dedicated some of the most bizarre and interesting phobias humans can have. Before this list starts, I would like to say that this is no way meant to make fun of or belittle anyone with these fears, I just find them interesting to talk about.

1. Turophobia- fear of cheese

2. Ephebiphobia- fear of adolescents or teenagers

3. Alektophobia- fear of chickens or hens

4. Hylophobia- fear of trees

5. Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia- fear of long words

6. Somniphobia- fear of falling asleep

7. Phobophobia- fear of fear itself

8. Urophobia- fear of urinating

9. Panophobia- fear of everything

10. Vestiphobia- fear of clothing

11. Deipnophobia- fear of dining or dinner parties

12. Omphalphobia- fear of the navel or bellybutton

13. Pogonophobia- fear of beards

14. Xanthophobia- fear of the color yellow

15. Papaphobia- fear of the Pope

16. Ablutophobia- fear of bathing

17. Chrometophobia- fear of money

18. Anatidaephobia- fear of being watched by a duck

19. Athrophobia- fear of flowers

20. Achievemephobia- the fear of success

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