Words at Play : Top 10 Unusual Phobias, Vol. 1

#5: Hypnophobia

What It Is:

The morbid fear of sleep.

Word History:

Hypnos is the Greek word for sleep.

Bonus Points:

Hypnotize is a word that shares the same Greek roots.

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