monophobia

[ mon-uh-foh-bee-uh ]
/ ˌmɒn əˈfoʊ bi ə /

noun

an abnormal fear of being alone.

Nearby words

  1. monophagy,
  2. monophasia,
  3. monophasic,
  4. monophenol,
  5. monophenol oxidase,
  6. monophonic,
  7. monophony,
  8. monophosphate,
  9. monophthalmos,
  10. monophthong

Origin of monophobia


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British Dictionary definitions for monophobia

monophobia

/ (ˌmɒnəʊˈfəʊbɪə) /

noun

a strong fear of being alone
Derived Formsmonophobic, adjective

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Medicine definitions for monophobia

monophobia

[ mŏn′ō-fōbē-ə ]

n.

An abnormal fear of being alone.

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