Weirdly Interesting What's Your Phobia?  

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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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3,648 1,951
Arachnophobia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Arachnophobia Fear of spiders

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2
3,162 2,178
Acrophobia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Acrophobia Extreme or irrational fear of heights

3
3,204 2,074
Claustrophobia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Buster McDermott added Claustrophobia Fear of enclosed spaces

4
2,274 2,242
Necrophobia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Necrophobia Fear of death

5
1,963 2,597
Ophidiophobia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Ophidiophobia Fear of snakes

6
3,423 1,540
Thalassophobia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list What's Your Phobia?
cielnet53 added Thalassophobia Fear of Deep Water

7
2,462 2,049
Glossophobia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Glossophobia Fear of public speaking

8
1,816 2,672
Fear of needles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list What's Your Phobia?
LaurieM added Trypanophobia Fear of needles

9
2,140 2,160
Entomophobia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list What's Your Phobia?
lyndyloo added Entomophobia Fear of insects

10
1,780 2,231
Galeophobia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What's Your Phobia?
carlybobarly added Galeophobia Fear of sharks

11
1,828 2,220
Achluophobia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Achluophobia Fear of the dark

12
1,680 1,493
Pnigophobia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list What's Your Phobia?
AdmiralCrunch added Pnigophobia Fear of being smothered or fear of suffocating

13
1,875 2,535
Coulrophobia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Dismalhead added Coulrophobia Fear of clowns

14
1,312 1,151
Trumpaphobia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list What's Your Phobia?
nalmeida12 added Trumpaphobia

15
1,304 1,610
Katagelophobia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list What's Your Phobia?
AdmiralCrunch added Katagelophobia Fear of being ridiculed

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16
1,618 1,403
Atelophobia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list What's Your Phobia?
vijayboeing747 added Atelophobia Fear of not being good enough or imperfection

17
1,042 2,664
Dentophobia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Dentophobia Fear of the dentist

18
1,252 2,153
Agoraphobia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list What's Your Phobia?
tristanastar added Agoraphobia Fear of wide open spaces or crowded places.  

19
1,137 2,482
Aviophobia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Aviophobia Fear of flying

20
1,014 1,017
Pisanthrophobia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Synthia Skuse added Pisanthrophobia fear of trusting or getting close to people because of bad past expiriences.

21
850 1,408
Kardashianophobia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list What's Your Phobia?
edflood added Kardashianophobia

22
582 1,991
Emetophobia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list What's Your Phobia?
lollipoopqueen added Emetophobia Fear of vomiting

23
66 97
Blatophobia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Nicole Henriod Cariat added Blatophobia Cockroach panic. 

24
203 2,277
Cynophobia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list What's Your Phobia?
LauraBeautiflyUniqueMellinge added Cynophobia Fear of dogs

25
131 715
Mysophobia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list What's Your Phobia?
nolagirl22 added 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^! work or family life, One recognizes that avoiding germs is taking over daily routines

26
224 2,154
Lepidopterophobia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list What's Your Phobia?
serenity_12 added Lepidopterophobia Fear of butterflies

27
297 1,181
Philophobia Is the Fear of Fal... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Snowee added Philophobia Is the Fear of Falling in Love.

28
206 1,153
Anthropophobia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list What's Your Phobia?
OddBean14 added Anthropophobia Fear of humans

29
27 1,199
Eremikophobia is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list What's Your Phobia?
OddBean14 added Eremikophobia Fear of sand

30
80 147
trypophobia is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list What's Your Phobia?
amelia kay added trypophobia

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6 35
pepophobia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list What's Your Phobia?
1515530746348 added pepophobia fear of pepe the frog 

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0 8
ommatophobia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list What's Your Phobia?
tbholden7 added ommatophobia