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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3,385 1,789
Arachnophobia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Arachnophobia Fear of spiders

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2
2,913 2,013
Acrophobia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Acrophobia Extreme or irrational fear of heights

3
2,961 1,926
Claustrophobia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Buster McDermott added Claustrophobia Fear of enclosed spaces

4
3,139 1,432
Thalassophobia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What's Your Phobia?
cielnet53 added Thalassophobia Fear of Deep Water

5
2,283 1,884
Glossophobia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Glossophobia Fear of public speaking

6
2,090 2,064
Necrophobia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Necrophobia Fear of death

7
1,812 2,412
Ophidiophobia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Ophidiophobia Fear of snakes

8
1,698 2,468
Fear of needles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list What's Your Phobia?
LaurieM added Trypanophobia Fear of needles

9
1,987 1,998
Entomophobia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list What's Your Phobia?
lyndyloo added Entomophobia Fear of insects

10
1,642 2,072
Galeophobia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What's Your Phobia?
carlybobarly added Galeophobia Fear of sharks

11
1,519 1,350
Pnigophobia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list What's Your Phobia?
AdmiralCrunch added Pnigophobia Fear of being smothered or fear of suffocating

12
1,700 2,047
Achluophobia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Achluophobia Fear of the dark

13
1,742 2,347
Coulrophobia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Dismalhead added Coulrophobia Fear of clowns

14
1,098 976
Trumpaphobia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list What's Your Phobia?
nalmeida12 added Trumpaphobia

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1,466 1,275
Atelophobia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list What's Your Phobia?
vijayboeing747 added Atelophobia Fear of not being good enough or imperfection

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1,183 1,449
Katagelophobia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list What's Your Phobia?
AdmiralCrunch added Katagelophobia Fear of being ridiculed

17
864 892
Pisanthrophobia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Synthia Skuse added Pisanthrophobia fear of trusting or getting close to people because of bad past expiriences.

18
1,137 1,995
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
972 2,461
Dentophobia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Dentophobia Fear of the dentist

20
1,046 2,309
Aviophobia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Aviophobia Fear of flying

21
771 1,218
Kardashianophobia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list What's Your Phobia?
edflood added Kardashianophobia

22
516 1,815
Emetophobia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list What's Your Phobia?
lollipoopqueen added Emetophobia Fear of vomiting

23
100 557
Mysophobia is listed (or ranked) 23 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

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186 2,060
Cynophobia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list What's Your Phobia?
LauraBeautiflyUniqueMellinge added Cynophobia Fear of dogs

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249 1,005
Philophobia Is the Fear of Fal... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Snowee added Philophobia Is the Fear of Falling in Love.

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207 1,950
Lepidopterophobia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list What's Your Phobia?
serenity_12 added Lepidopterophobia Fear of butterflies

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163 975
Anthropophobia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list What's Your Phobia?
OddBean14 added Anthropophobia Fear of humans

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20 25
trypophobia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list What's Your Phobia?
amelia kay added trypophobia

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0 0
Gephyrophobia is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Shawn Burns added Gephyrophobia

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3 8
Branphobia A fear of ugly peo... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list What's Your Phobia?
sergiogayo93 added Branphobia A fear of ugly people named Brandon

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3 8
BranoPhobia A feara of ugly pe... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list What's Your Phobia?
sergiogayo93 added BranoPhobia A feara of ugly people named brandon

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1 4
Chocleaphobia: Fear of snails. is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list What's Your Phobia?
1510535795271 added Chocleaphobia: Fear of snails.

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2 15
Xenophobia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Rodger Morrison added Xenophobia

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1 16
Homophobia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Rodger Morrison added Homophobia

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4 41
paulophobia is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list What's Your Phobia?
1509074703653 added paulophobia Fear of paul brothers

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1 20
Globophobia is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list What's Your Phobia?
armok added Globophobia fear of balloons

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0 13
Astraphobia is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list What's Your Phobia?
Rodger Morrison added Astraphobia

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23 1,012
Eremikophobia is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list What's Your Phobia?
OddBean14 added Eremikophobia Fear of sand