allodoxaphobia

allodoxaphobia

Morbid fear of opinions.
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? To find a therapist near you, go to: www.bark.com/en/gb/therapist/ UK'S MOST UNUSUAL PHOBIAS BEING TREATED (and the number of people receiving help for them) 1 Arachibutyrophobia - fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth (1) 2 Genuphobia - fear of knees (1) 3 Anemophobia - fear of wind (1) 4 Nomophobia - fear of being without your mobile phone (2) 5 Domatophobia - fear of houses or being in a house (3) 6 Omphalophobia - fear of belly buttons (4) 7 Allodoxaphobia - fear of opinions (5) 8 Venustraphobia - fear of beautiful women (7) 9 Linonophobia - fear of string (9) 10 Chorophobia - fear of dancing (9)
Allodoxaphobia: Derived from the Greek words allo (different), dox (opinions) and phobos (fear), it is the fear of hearing other people's opinion.
Opinions - allodoxaphobia Men - arrhenphobia Toads - bufonophobia Hair - chaetophobia Cemeteries - coimetrophobia Fog - homichlophobia Vegetables - lachanophobia Meteors - meteorophobia Slime - myxophobia Trembling - tremophobia Snow- chionophobia Parents-in-law - soceraphobia Tyrants - tyrannophobia Bulls - taurophobia Mole rats - zemmiphobia Clowns - coulrophobia Lists - pinaciphobia (so don't look at this!)
I HAVE just been to a public lavatory in Germany and have begun to be cured of a nasty case of allodoxaphobia.