monophobia

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

noun

an irrational or disproportionate fear of being alone.

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Origin of monophobia

First recorded in 1880–85; mono- + -phobia
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British Dictionary definitions for monophobia

monophobia
/ (ˌmɒnəʊˈfəʊbɪə) /

noun

a strong fear of being alone

Derived forms of monophobia

monophobic, adjective
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Medical definitions for monophobia

monophobia
[ mŏn′ō-fōbē-ə ]

n.

An abnormal fear of being alone.
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