hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia

hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia

The morbid fear of long words.
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It is called hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia which means the fear of long words.
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is the fear of what?
Anyone who has a fear of long words will hate the fact the condition is called hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia. Other strange fears include a fear of bathing, a fear of puppets and a fear of umbrellas.
4 As revealed by New Scientist magazine this week, in a list of phobias, what are you afraid of if you suffer from hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia?
People who are genuinely afraid of long words will perhaps be less than happy to know the name for their condition is hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia.
* Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia: Fear of long words.
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is a fear of long words and just try to pronounce it, while panophobia is a fear of everything and phobophobia is a fear of phobias.
HIPPOPOTOMONSTROSESQUIPPEDALIOPHOBIA Fear of long words.