24 Strange Phobias People Have That You Never Knew Existed.

This article is based on "The 25 Strangest Phobias You Could Have" and "The Phobia List". If you're interested in reading more, check out the links at the bottom of the article.

Almost everyone is afraid of death or dying or the dark. When someone mentions being afraid of flying or fears we may roll our eyes or vigorously shake our heads in agreement. But bridges? Cheese? Keep scrolling to see more.



1. Ablutophobia: Fear of taking a bath or cleaning yourself

2. Nomophobia: Fear of not having cell service

3. Philophobia: Fear of falling in love

4. Arachibutyrophobia: Fear of peanut butter getting stuck to the roof of your mouth

5. Haphephobia: Fear of being touched

6. Aibohphobia: Fear of palindromes (words that can be spelled backwards or forwards)

7. Gephyrophobia: Fear of bridges

8. Descendophobia: Fear of walking downhill or downstairs

9. Trypophobia: Fear of holes, specifically clusters of holes

10. Chronophobia: Fear of time passing

11. Phagophobia: Fear of swallowing

12. Omphalophobia: Fear of belly buttons

13. Xanthophobia: Fear of the color yellow

14. Uranophibua: Fear of heaven

15. Tokophobia: Fear of pregnancy and/or childbirth

16. Scriptophobia: Fear of writing in public

17. Genuphobia: Fear of knees or kneeling

18. Ephebiphobia: Fear of teenagers

19. Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia: Fear of the number 666

20. Amychophobia: Fear of being scratched

21. Ophthalmophobia: Fear of being stared at

22. Turophobia: Fear of cheese

23. Taphophobia: Fear of being buried alive

24. Radiophobia: Fear of X-rays

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