mysophilia

noun
my·​so·​phil·​ia | \ ˌmī-sə-ˈfil-ē-ə \

Medical Definition of mysophilia

: abnormal attraction to filth

Learn More about mysophilia

Share mysophilia

Dictionary Entries near mysophilia

myrosin

myrosinase

myrrh

mysophilia

mysophobia

mytacism

mythomania

Comments on mysophilia

What made you want to look up mysophilia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

esteemed in general opinion

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!