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This is a list of the most common phobias, ranked by people who find these things incapacitating. These popular fears can paralyze you or are incontrollable - no matter what logic tells you. Do you have any of these? Common phobias include aracnophobia (fear of spiders), acrophobia (fear of heights), and aviophobia (fear of flying), though there is no end to the number of things people can be afraid of. If your phobia isn't listed, add it, or press rerank to make your own list of the things you find most threatening. Let's find out the most common phobia. Vote and add! If you just want to vote on things that scare you, but aren't phobias, check out this list.
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Arachnophobia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Arachnophobia Fear of spiders

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+ - 2,519 1,759
Acrophobia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Acrophobia Extreme or irrational fear of heights

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+ - 2,582 1,678
Claustrophobia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Claustrophobia Fear of enclosed spaces

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+ - 2,702 1,227
Thalassophobia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Thalassophobia Fear of Deep Water

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+ - 1,813 1,795
Necrophobia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Necrophobia Fear of death

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+ - 1,973 1,638
Glossophobia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Glossophobia Fear of public speaking

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+ - 1,593 2,085
Ophidiophobia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Ophidiophobia Fear of snakes

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+ - 1,501 2,132
Fear of needles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Trypanophobia Fear of needles

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+ - 1,757 1,738
Entomophobia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Entomophobia Fear of insects

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+ - 1,417 1,823
Galeophobia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Galeophobia Fear of sharks

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+ - 1,480 1,788
Achluophobia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Achluophobia Fear of the dark

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+ - 1,546 2,055
Coulrophobia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Coulrophobia Fear of clowns

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+ - 1,268 1,123
Pnigophobia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Pnigophobia Fear of being smothered or fear of suffocating

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+ - 986 1,200
Katagelophobia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Katagelophobia Fear of being ridiculed

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+ - 1,230 1,057
Atelophobia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Atelophobia Fear of not being good enough or imperfection

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Trumpaphobia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Trumpaphobia

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+ - 850 2,160
Dentophobia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Dentophobia Fear of the dentist

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+ - 980 1,727
Agoraphobia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Agoraphobia Fear of wide open spaces or crowded places.  

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+ - 918 2,038
Aviophobia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Aviophobia Fear of flying

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+ - 649 681
Pisanthrophobia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Pisanthrophobia fear of trusting or getting close to people because of bad past expiriences.

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+ - 620 953
Kardashianophobia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Kardashianophobia

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+ - 419 1,533
Emetophobia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Emetophobia Fear of vomiting

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+ - 51 314
Mysophobia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Mysophobia If fear takes over and one finds themselves suffering from physical symptoms, Phobia has persisted over a significant length of time and is affecting one’s health, mood

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+ - 170 1,734
Cynophobia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Cynophobia Fear of dogs

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+ - 177 1,638
Lepidopterophobia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Lepidopterophobia Fear of butterflies

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Philophobia Is the Fear of Fal... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Philophobia Is the Fear of Falling in Love.

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Anthropophobia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Anthropophobia Fear of humans

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Eremikophobia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Eremikophobia Fear of sand