inhibitory obsession

in·hib·i·tor·y ob·ses·sion

an obsession involving an impediment to action, usually representing a phobia.

in·hib·i·tor·y ob·ses·sion

(in-hib'i-tōr-ē ŏb-sesh'ŭn)
An obsession involving an impediment to action, usually representing a phobia.