Gynophobia

   An intense fear of women. See Androphobia.

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  • Gynophobia — (also spelled as gynephobia ) is an abnormal fear of women. In the past, the Latin term was used, horror feminae , literally meaning fear of women . [Raymond Joseph Corsini (1999) The Dictionary of Psychology , ISBN 158391028X,… …   Wikipedia

  • gynophobia — gy·no·pho·bi·a (gī nə fōʹbē ə, jĭn ə , jī nə ) n. 1. Fear of or contempt for women. 2. Behavior based on such an attitude or feeling.   gyʹno·phobe n. gy no·phoʹbic ( fōʹbĭk) adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • gynophobia — noun Fear of women. Ant: androphobia …   Wiktionary

  • gynophobia — gyno·pho·bia (gi″no ) (jin″o foґbe ə) gynephobia …   Medical dictionary

  • gynophobia — [ˌgʌɪnə(ʊ) fəʊbɪə, ˌdʒʌɪ ] noun extreme or irrational fear of women. Derivatives gynophobic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • gynophobia — See: gynephobia …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • gynophobia — /gaɪnəˈfoʊbiə/ (say guynuh fohbeeuh) noun a morbid fear of women. –gynophobic, adjective, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • gynophobia — noun a morbid fear of women • Hypernyms: ↑social phobia …   Useful english dictionary

  • гинофобия — (gynophobia; гино + фобия) см. Гинекофобия …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Гинофоби́я — (gynophobia; гино (Гин ) + Фобия) см. Гинекофобия …   Медицинская энциклопедия

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