Some Unheard Phobias


Eisoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. People having this phobia cannot look at themselves in the mirrors or any other reflective surfaces.


closeup photo of sunflower

Xanthophobia is the fear of yellow colour. People having this phobia seems to get terrified seeing a yellow colour flower or a school bus and many more such yellow coloured things. They always try to avoid seeing the colour yellow at all costs.


clear glass jar with brown liquid

Arachibutyrophobia is the fear of sticking peanut butter sticking to the roof of your mouth. People having this fear avoid eating peanut butter in any form.


person holding balloons

Globophobia is the fear of balloons. People having this phobia tend to run away even at the sight of a balloon.


person holding gray corded hair dryer

Anemophobia is the fear of winds. People having this phobia gets triggered by air vents and even hair dryers.


person in green shirt washing stainless steel sink

Ablutophobia is the constant fear of cleaning, washing and bathing. It is a very uncommon phobia.


selective focus photography of butterfly on orange petaled flower

Lepidopterophobia is the fear of butterflies. People having this phobia says that they get triggered by seeing the pattern on the wings of the butterflies.


Trypophobia is the fear of holes and circles. Extensive research is taking place on Trypophobia. People having Trypophobia are trigger by the image (and many such similar images) shown below.


brush on watercolor paint

Chromophobia is the fear of colours. People having this phobia has a negative stimulus for colours and has also reported hormonal imbalances.


pizza with berries

Who does not like a double cheese margarita pizza? The truth is people who have Turophobia hates it. They often get nauseated even at the sight of cheese.