cyberphobia

[ sahy-ber-foh-bee-uh ]
/ ˌsaɪ bərˈfoʊ bi ə /

noun Psychiatry.

an abnormal fear of working with computers.

Nearby words

  1. cybernate,
  2. cybernation,
  3. cybernetic,
  4. cybernetics,
  5. cyberpet,
  6. cyberpunk,
  7. cybersecurity,
  8. cybersex,
  9. cyberspace,
  10. cybersquatting

Origin of cyberphobia

First recorded in 1980–85; cyber- + -phobia

Related formscy·ber·phobe, nouncy·ber·pho·bic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for cyberphobia

cyberphobia

/ (ˌsaɪbəˈfəʊbɪə) /

noun

an irrational fear of computers
Derived Formscyberphobic, adjective

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