: one fearing or averse to (something specified)
Francophobe

Word History

Etymology

Greek -phobos fearing

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Cite this Entry

“-phobe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-phobe. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

Kids Definition

-phobe

noun combining form
ˌfōb
: one fearing or disliking
-phobic
ˈfō-bik
adjective combining form
Etymology

from Greek -phobos "fearing"

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