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Phobias You Might Not Know About

Crazy phobias for everything imaginable.

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    Ablutophobia- Fear of washing or bathing. Photo: Flickr CC Common - The Italian voice
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    Achluophobia- Fear of darkness. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Geraint Rowland
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    Acousticophobia- Fear of noise. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Simon Green
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    Agrizoophobia- Fear of wild animals. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Bruce McKay
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    Alektorophobia- Fear of chickens. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Kristine Paulus
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    Alliumphobia- Fear of garlic. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Sebastian Mary
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    Amathophobia- Fear of dust. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Sydney Oats
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    Arachibutyrophobia- Fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Denise Krebs
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    Aurophobia- Fear of gold. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Bullion Vault
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    Barophobia- Fear of gravity. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Chris Isherwood
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    Bibliophobia- Fear of books. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Joe Shlabotnik
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    Botanophobia- Fear of plants. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Tony Foster
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    Caligynephobia- Fear of beautiful women. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Din Muhammad Sumon
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    Chirophobia- Fear of hands. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Kate Ter Haar
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    Chrometophobia or Chrematophobia- Fear of money. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Andrew Magill
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    Clinophobia- Fear of going to bed. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Dan Taylor
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    Dromophobia- Fear of crossing streets. Photo: Flickr CC Common - mrhayata
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    Eosophobia- Fear of dawn or daylight. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Hallenser
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    Epistemophobia- Fear of knowledge. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Shawn Tron
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    Geliophobia- Fear of laughter. Photo: Flickr CC Common - BMiz
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    Geniophobia- Fear of chins. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Jeff Egnaczyk
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    Heliophobia- Fear of the sun. Photo: Flickr CC Common - iKobe!
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    Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia- Fear of long words. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Harald Groven
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    Hyelophobia or Hyalophobia- Fear of glass. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Simon_sees
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    Kathisophobia- Fear of sitting down. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Georgie Pauwels
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    Leukophobia- Fear of the color white.
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    Lutraphobia- Fear of otters. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Tambako The Jaguar
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    Mageirocophobia- Fear of cooking. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Nicole Abalde
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    Melanophobia- Fear of the color black.
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    Meteorophobia- Fear of meteors. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Ed Sweeney
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    Methyphobia- Fear of alcohol. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Edwin Land
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    Metrophobia- Fear or hatred of poetry. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Jameson Fink
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    Omphalophobia- Fear of belly buttons. Photo: Flickr CC Common - zeevveez
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    Phobophobia- Fear of phobias. Photo: Flickr CC Common - 55Laney69
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    Placophobia- Fear of tombstones. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Jakub Jankiewicz
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    Pogonophobia- Fear of beards. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Ayleen Gaspar
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    Rhytiphobia- Fear of getting wrinkles. Photo: Flickr CC Common - Anne Worner