Definitions for -phobe

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

-phobe

or -phobiac

  1. a combining form used to form personal nouns corresponding to nouns ending in -phobia :

    Anglophobe.

    Category: Affix

Origin of -phobe:

< Gk -phobos, adj. der. of phóbos fear, panic

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  1. -phobe(Suffix)

    Used to form nouns denoting a person having a fear of a specific thing.

    claustrophobe

  2. -phobe(Suffix)

    Used to form nouns denoting a person who hates or despises a specific thing.

    homophobe

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