Only 1% Of Americans Can Define ALL These Rare Phobias. Can You?

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How many can you name?

Are you an expert when it comes to naming the most common phobias people have? Let's find out right now!

 Oct 19, 2019

1 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of spiders
Arachnophobia
Alektorophobia
Enochlophobia

2 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of snakes
Ophidiophobia
Aphenphosmphobia
Trypanophobia

3 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of heights
Acrophobia
Anthropophobia
Aquaphobia

4 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of small spaces
Autophobia
Gamophobia
Claustrophobia

5 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of blood
Vehophobia
Achievemephobia
Hemophobia

6 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of the unknown
Theophobia
Xenophobia
Ailurophobia

7 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of open or crowded spaces
Agoraphobia
Metathesiophobia
Globophobia

8 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of dogs
Cynophobia
Nyctophobia
Androphobia

9 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of thunder/lightning
Philophobia
Phobophobia
Astraphobia

10 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of germs
Mysophobia
Emetophobia
Triskaidekaphobia

11 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of flying
Aerophobia
Gephyrophobia
Entomophobia

12 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of holes
Lepidopterophobia
Panophobia
Trypophobia

13 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of death
Thanatophobia
Somniphobia
Podophobia

14 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of cancer
Carcinophobia
Gynophobia
Apiphobia

15 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of public speaking
Glossophobia
Ranidaphobia
Pyrophobia

16 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of being alone
Iatrophobia
Monophobia
Galeophobia

17 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of failure
Atychiphobia
Zoophobia
Pediophobia

18 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of birds
Scelerophobia
Ornithophobia
Mottephobia
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Everyone is afraid of something, but phobias are completely different. Phobias are the kind of thing that set of our fight or flight response. Whether you are a triskaidekaphobe afraid of the number 13 or the sight of a spider sees you burning down your house, phobias take a lot of work to overcome! They are held somewhere deeply inside us, and we have to face them directly.

Phobias are often illogical and pop up at the strangest times. Unlike an ordinary fear that can be dismissed, phobias can even overpower the imagination. Phobias cause a lot of anxiety, and they can take years of therapy to resolve. Often, people confuse normal anxiety symptoms with phobias. Millions of people experience butterflies in their stomach, sweaty palms, pounding heart at the thought of making a presentation or meeting someone, etc. However, some individuals literally become ill at the mere thought of being in such a situation. So just how well do you know your phobias? Ready to find out? Because the time has come! Good luck!

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