Definitions for ailurophobia
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ailurophobia
a morbid fear of cats
An irrational fear or hatred of cats or other felines.
Origin: From αἴλουρος + -phobia.
Ailurophobia is a type of specific phobia: the persistent, irrational fear of cats. It comes from the Greek αἴλουρος, "cat" and φόβος, "fear". Synonyms include felinophobia, elurophobia, and cat phobia.
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