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while searching for the techincal term for "fear of cameras/being photographed" I found some interesting phobias. (the ones in bold are mine)

Alektorophobia- Fear of chickens.

Alliumphobia- Fear of garlic.

Allodoxaphobia- Fear of opinions.

Arachibutyrophobia- Fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth.

Arachnephobia or Arachnophobia- Fear of spiders.

Atelophobia- Fear of imperfection.

Athazagoraphobia- Fear of being forgotton or ignored or forgetting.

Aulophobia- Fear of flutes.

Automatonophobia- Fear of ventriloquist's dummies, animatronic creatures, wax statues - anything that falsly represents a sentient being.

Bolshephobia- Fear of Bolsheviks.

Barophobia- Fear of gravity.

Bibliophobia- Fear of books.

Cacophobia- Fear of ugliness.

Chronophobia- Fear of time.

Defecaloesiophobia- Fear of painful bowels movements.

Dermatosiophobia or Dermatophobia or Dermatopathophobia- Fear of skin disease.

Dextrophobia- Fear of objects at the right side of the body.

Doraphobia- Fear of fur or skins of animals.

Eisoptrophobia- Fear of mirrors or of seeing oneself in a mirror.

Ephebiphobia- Fear of teenagers.

Eurotophobia- Fear of female genitalia.

Gamophobia- Fear of marriage.

Genuphobia- Fear of knees.

Heliophobia- Fear of the sun.

Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia- Fear of long words.

Homilophobia- Fear of sermons.

Kakorrhaphiophobia- Fear of failure or defeat.

Lachanophobia- Fear of vegetables.

Levophobia- Fear of things to the left side of the body.

Linonophobia- Fear of string.

Lutraphobia- Fear of otters.

Medorthophobia- Fear of an erect penis.

Mnemophobia- Fear of memories.

Nelophobia- Fear of glass.

Ombrophobia- Fear of rain or of being rained on. (not on this hair)

Panophobia or Pantophobia- Fear of everything.

Papaphobia- Fear of the Pope.

Papyrophobia- Fear of paper.

Parthenophobia- Fear of virgins or young girls.

Pediophobia- Fear of dolls.

Pedophobia- Fear of children.

Peladophobia- Fear of bald people.

Phagophobia- Fear of swallowing or of eating or of being eaten.

Philophobia- Fear of falling in love or being in love.

Phobophobia- Fear of phobias.

Plutophobia- Fear of wealth.

Pluviophobia- Fear of rain or of being rained on.

Pogonophobia- Fear of beards.

Politicophobia- Fear or abnormal dislike of politicians. (i hate politicians. i just do.)

Porphyrophobia- Fear of the color purple.

Proctophobia- Fear of rectums.

Psychophobia- Fear of mind.

Pteromerhanophobia- Fear of flying.

Pupaphobia - Fear of puppets.

Ranidaphobia- Fear of frogs.

Rhytiphobia- Fear of getting wrinkles.

Russophobia- Fear of Russians.

Sarmassophobia- Fear of love play. (Malaxophobia)

Scolionophobia- Fear of school.

Sesquipedalophobia- Fear of long words.

Sexophobia- Fear of the opposite sex. (Heterophobia)

Sinistrophobia- Fear of things to the left or left-handed.

Sinophobia- Fear of Chinese, Chinese culture.

Soceraphobia- Fear of parents-in-law.

Somniphobia- Fear of sleep.

Soteriophobia - Fear of dependence on others.

Symmetrophobia- Fear of symmetry.

Teleophobia- 1) Fear of definite plans. 2) Religious ceremony.

Telephonophobia- Fear of telephones.

Teutophobia- Fear of German or German things.

Textophobia- Fear of certain fabrics.

Thaasophobia- Fear of sitting.

Tocophobia- Fear of pregnancy or childbirth.

Topophobia- Fear of certain places or situations, such as stage fright (the camera thing is a type of stage fright, right?)

Toxicophobia- Fear of poison or of being accidently poisoned (i have more of a fear of mixing cleaning products/ODing)

Trichopathophobia or Trichophobia- Fear of hair

Venustraphobia- Fear of beautiful women.

Verbophobia- Fear of words.

Verminophobia- Fear of germs.

Walloonphobia- Fear of the Walloons. (what exactly is a walloon?)

Xanthophobia- Fear of the color yellow or the word yellow.

Xenoglossophobia- Fear of foreign languages

Zemmiphobia- Fear of the great mole rat.

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Dermatosiophobia or Dermatophobia or Dermatopathophobia- Fear of skin disease.

Politicophobia- Fear or abnormal dislike of politicians. (Just Bush)

Necroglassophobia- Fear of Necromancer's horibble shades.

Pediophobia- Fear of dolls (Damn Child's Play!!)

Funny: :lol::lol::lol::lol:

Eurotophobia- Fear of female genitalia.

Medorthophobia- Fear of an erect penis.

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Dermatosiophobia or Dermatophobia or Dermatopathophobia- Fear of skin disease.

Arachnephobia or Arachnophobia- Fear of spiders.

Cacophobia- Fear of ugliness.

Rhytiphobia- Fear of getting wrinkles.

Zemmiphobia- Fear of the great mole rat

Some of these made me laugh so bad!

Russophobia- Fear of Russians.

Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia- Fear of long words < lmao I love the irony in that one

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^^^good question

I fear being alone, in the grand scheme of life

and I'm afraid of listening to heartbeats. It freaks me out and it really makes you realize the fragility of life. If that tiny thing didn't beat, we'd be gone.

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Arachnephobia or Arachnophobia- Fear of spiders.

Athazagoraphobia- Fear of being forgotton or ignored or forgetting.

Dermatosiophobia or Dermatophobia or Dermatopathophobia- Fear of skin disease.

Eisoptrophobia- Fear of mirrors or of seeing oneself in a mirror.

Panophobia or Pantophobia- Fear of everything.

Soteriophobia - Fear of dependence on others.

Teleophobia- 1) Fear of definite plans. 2) Religious ceremony.

Topophobia- Fear of certain places or situations, such as stage fright (the camera thing is a type of stage fright, right?)

Verminophobia- Fear of germs.

Just off that list :boohoo::razz:

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i dont really fear anything, umm...one thing i hate is the feel of cotton balls, which is random i know :wacko:

.....and i cant watch needles being injected, i was given a flu shot by my mom (she's a nurse) and i couldnt watch it, even if its on TV i can't look lol...

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how can you fear fear? i dosen't make sense... if you fear fear then by doing that you have fear and if you didnt you wouldn't have that fear. if that made any sense at all.

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I think i kinda got:

Dermatosiophobia or Dermatophobia or Dermatopathophobia- Fear of skin disease.

Cacophobia- Fear of ugliness.

Philophobia- Fear of falling in love or being in love.

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Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia- Fear of long words.

^^^^^^^^^^they did that just to make fun of the people who have it

Medorthophobia- Fear of an erect penis

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^yea everytime i get one i scream in horror!

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I think I have a phobia of blood. Just thinking about it makes me get weak, and want to pass out.

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homophobia and fear of a stranger in my house.

:hand:

for real.

i dont understand?

well, I just don't understand how you can be afraid of Gay people. Sorry if I'm coming off as judgemental here. I can understand the stranger in the house fear though. ;)

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Funny: :lol::lol::lol::lol:

Medorthophobia- Fear of an erect penis.

I might actually have a case of that. :redface:

It's more of a fear of sex. Why isn't that on the list?

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I didn't think i'd have more than 1 fears but as i was reading thru the list, i found more...this is not just things i dont like doing, these are things im actually AFRAID of doing/encountering.

-Arachnephobia or Arachnophobia- Fear of spiders.

-Athazagoraphobia- Fear of being forgotton or ignored or forgetting.

-Pteromerhanophobia- Fear of flying.

-Topophobia- Fear of certain places or situations, such as stage fright. (but this goes under the embarrassment, i dont join the school play because i fear i'll forget something and do somethin terribly wrong and stage fright - but this is because i have a BIG fear of being embarrassed)

-I also have a BIG fear of embarrassment (whats the phobia for that?)

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not on the list, but i have xenophobia...fear of foreign strangers and stuff. in this case, it's aliens... :ninja:

i know it sounds stupid, but i think i watched too much sci-fi channels when i was younger. i mean admit it, if there were these green dudes with huge oval black eyes walking around at night and zapping you with a ray gun, that has to be freaky... :lol:

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