euphobia


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euphobia

Morbid fear of hearing or receiving good news.
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Curtis 73 Euphobia prostrata Euphorbiaceae Crawford W.
There's a word for the malady afflicting those who can't stand prosperity--chrematophobia--fear of wealth and another for the fear of getting good news, euphobia.
It's bad news only for victims of euphobia - fear of good news.