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xenophobia

 [zen″o-fo´be-ah]
irrational fear of strangers.

xen·o·pho·bi·a

(zen'ō-fō'bē-ă),
Abnormal fear of strangers or foreigners.
[xeno- + G. phobos, fear]

xenophobia

Psychiatry An abnormal/morbid fear of strangers or foreigners. See Phobia.

xen·o·pho·bi·a

(zen'ō-fō'bē-ă)
Morbid fear of strangers or foreigners.
[xeno- + G. phobos, fear]

xen·o·pho·bi·a

(zen'ō-fō'bē-ă)
Morbid fear of strangers or foreigners.
[xeno- + G. phobos, fear]
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Les attaques xenophobes continues contre les Nigerians en Afrique du Sud ont pousse l'Association nationale des etudiants nigerians (NANS), la coordination des etudiants nigerians dans les etablissements d'enseignement superieur, a manifester pour la deuxieme semaine consecutive devant les entreprises sud-africaines dans leur pays.
And the whole of Europe seems to be sleepwalking into the clutches of bigots and xenophobes who think building walls is the only solution to every problem.
Xenophobes & racists should hang your heads in shame.
Also revealing that the only leave Europe comments on these pages come from xenophobes from Ukip - nuff said!
La classe politique francaise et des responsables religieux musulmans ont condamne, hier, le saccage d'une salle de priere musulmane pres d'Ajaccio, en Corse, ou des exemplaires du Coran ont ete brules et des slogans xenophobes scandes.
Largely homogenous in terms of race, religion and ethnicity, countries like Lithuania, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia say they have limited experience in integrating non-Europeans and have raised concerns about a possible backlash from xenophobes. Comments emanating from political leaders have been simply disgusting.
So, get ready for the blizzard of ad hominems that are inevitable; 'little Englanders', isolationists', 'xenophobes' - it's the language of those with nothing to offer to the debate.
les extremistes de droite de l'Europe, foncierement xenophobes et racistes voire meme anti-Union europeenne, auront desormais leur groupe parlementaire.
The English Disco Lovers: less xenophobes, more strobes!
IN response to Bernie Carroll's letter with his childish name-calling of 'Little Englanders', 'bigots' and 'xenophobes', he is obviously ignorant of the wider sweep of history (It's payback time, ECHO letters October 31)..
Xenophobes have declared they want to organize a parade at the same time and place this year's gay parade in the Bulgarian capital Sofia is scheduled, on June 18.