Phobiac



1.
a combining form used to form personal nouns corresponding to nouns ending in -phobia:
Anglophobe.
combining form
1.
indicating a person or thing that fears or hates: Germanophobe, xenophobe

word-forming element meaning “one who fears or hates,” from French -phobe, from Latin -phobus, from Greek -phobos “fearing,” from phobos “fear, panic, flight,” phobein “put to flight, frighten” (see phobia).

-phobe suff.
One that fears or is averse to a specified thing: xenophobe.

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