gynephobia

[ jin-uh-foh-bee-uh, gahy-nuh-, jahy-nuh- ]
/ ˌdʒɪn əˈfoʊ bi ə, ˌgaɪ nə-, ˌdʒaɪ nə- /

noun

an abnormal fear of women.

Nearby words

  1. gynecologist,
  2. gynecology,
  3. gynecomastia,
  4. gynecomorphous,
  5. gynecopathy,
  6. gynergen,
  7. gyniatrics,
  8. gyno-,
  9. gynobase,
  10. gynocracy

Origin of gynephobia


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Medicine definitions for gynephobia

gynephobia

[ gī′nĭ-fōbē-ə, jĭn′ĭ- ]

n.

An abnormal or irrational fear of women.

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