lacking affinity for water; tending to repel and not absorb water; tending not to dissolve in or mix with or be wetted by water
abnormally afraid of water
Lacking an affinity for water; unable to absorb, or be wetted by water.
Of, or having hydrophobia (rabies).
of or pertaining to hydrophobia; producing or caused by rabies; as, hydrophobic symptoms; the hydrophobic poison
Origin: [L. hydrophobicus, Gr. : cf. F. hydrophobique.]
The numerical value of hydrophobic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of hydrophobic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Images & Illustrations of hydrophobic
Translations for hydrophobic
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for hydrophobic »
Find a translation for the hydrophobic definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these hydrophobic definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"hydrophobic." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 18 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/hydrophobic>.