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cyberphobia

[ sahy-ber-foh-bee-uh ]
/ ˌsaɪ bərˈfoʊ bi ə /
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noun
an irrational or disproportionate fear of digital technology, especially computers or the internet.
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See also technophobia.

Origin of cyberphobia

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

OTHER WORDS FROM cyberphobia

cy·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 forms of cyberphobia

cyberphobic, adjective
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