haphephobia

noun
haph·​e·​pho·​bia | \ ˌhaf-ə-ˈfō-bē-ə How to pronounce haphephobia (audio) \

Medical Definition of haphephobia

: a morbid fear of being touched

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“Haphephobia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/haphephobia. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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