-phobe

noun combining form

Definition of -phobe

  1. :  one fearing or averse to (something specified) <Francophobe>

Origin and Etymology of -phobe

Greek -phobos fearing


-PHOBE Defined for English Language Learners

-phobe

noun combining form

Definition of -phobe for English Language Learners

  • : a person who dislikes or is afraid of something or someone


Medical Dictionary

-phobe

noun combining form \ˌfōb\

Medical Definition of -phobe

  1. :  one fearing or averse to (something specified) <chromophobe>


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