aerophobia

noun
aero·pho·bia | \ˌer-ō-ˈfō-bē-ə \

Definition of aerophobia 

: fear or strong dislike of flying

Other Words from aerophobia

aerophobe \ˈer-ō-ˌfōb \ noun
aerophobic \ˌer-ō-ˈfō-bik \ adjective or noun

First Known Use of aerophobia

1911, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aerophobia

earlier, "fear of drafts or fresh air," borrowed from New Latin aërophobia, from aëro- aero- + -phobia -phobia

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aerophobia

noun
aero·pho·bia | \ˌar-ō-ˈfō-bē-ə, ˌer- \

Medical Definition of aerophobia 

1 : abnormal or excessive fear of drafts or of fresh air

2 : fear or strong dislike of flying

Other Words from aerophobia

aerophobic \-bik \ adjective

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