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gamophobia

[ gam-uh-foh-bee-uh ]
/ ˌgæm əˈfoʊ bi ə /
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noun
an irrational or disproportionate fear of commitment in a romantic relationship, especially a fear of marriage.
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Origin of gamophobia

First recorded in 1805–10; gamo- + -phobia

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