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What's Your Phobia?

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Vote up your crippling fears
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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list ordered by
  • Thalassophobia
    1

    Thalassophobia

  • Arachnophobia
    2

    Arachnophobia

  • Cleithrophobia
    3

    Cleithrophobia

  • Claustrophobia
    4
  • Acrophobia
    5
  • Pnigophobia
    6

    Pnigophobia

  • Atelophobia
    7
  • Necrophobia
    8

    Necrophobia

  • Galeophobia
    9

    Galeophobia

  • Glossophobia
    10

    Glossophobia

  • Pisanthrophobia
    11

    Pisanthrophobia

  • Entomophobia
    12

    Entomophobia

  • Thanatophobia
    13

    Thanatophobia

  • Achluophobia
    14

    Achluophobia

  • Ophidiophobia
    15

    Ophidiophobia

  • Katsaridaphobia
    16

    Katsaridaphobia

  • Nuclearphobia
    17

    Nuclearphobia

  • Autophobia
    18

    Autophobia

  • Katagelophobia
    19

    Katagelophobia

  • Coulrophobia
    20

    Coulrophobia

  • Trypanophobia
    21
  • Trypophobia
    22

    Trypophobia

  • Aviophobia
    23

    Aviophobia

  • 24

    Mentophobia

  • Agoraphobia
    25