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I'll list mine first..
*Heights/Vertigo...it took me till this year before i had the guts to go up centre point tower in Sydney.
*arachanophobia(spelling?)... :eek:
*Claustrophobia


the reason i thought of this thread was cos of this incident i had...

this morning i had trouble breathing and felt entrapped in my room...i ran to the door it was 5am and dark and for some reason i started pounding the door with my fists till my sister opened it..she thinks it has to do with my cluastrohphobia!:confused: ...very weird
 

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My greatest fear is to drown, the thought of not being able to catch my breath and be totally aware of it, scares the living daylights out of me
 

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r ure scaired of Spiders and Closed in spaces. Im also scaired of spiders and insectaphobias (insects) also

hygrohepaphobia-wet livers
thanaphobia-sciared of death
 

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Ohh I know I hate the fear of drowning. I just couldnt stand it knwing that there is no air around u. ohhhhh and u know it ure dying.

It also scair me
 

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scared of being burried alive. or waking up inside a coffin and im underground...

we're the same SM! sometimes i feel claustrophobic
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being scared of being burned alive or drown..do you call that a phobia?? I think every normal person is scared about that...

I don't really have real phobias I think...
 

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Water and heights!

And yes I do wash, thank you very much (I always get asked this question!)

Pretty claustrophobic too actually.
 

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thanaphobia-sciared of death....well most people dont welcome it with open arms

insectaphobias (insects) ...only some insects gimme creeps

adrian...the thought of drowning or being in enclosed spaces or having just general trouble to breathe freeaks me!
 

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Yep Steven, no matter what the scope is, most people are frightened of being denied that last breath and being conscious of it.....
 

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I dont like spider and creepy crawlys, dont like flying in planes..i am the worse person to sit next to in one.

and i am scared of something else but i am not telling cos u will all laugh at me...i dont even think its got a propper name.
 

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just done a search on my 'unknown' phobia and it does have a name

ova-phobia.......
 

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lol kelly

per4ever said:
being scared of being burned alive or drown..do you call that a phobia?? I think every normal person is scared about that...

I don't really have real phobias I think...
sigh....leave it per4ever to exclude something that's only my biggest fear from being a phobia......sigh....
 

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so this is what mine is called...

Taphephobia Taphophobia- Fear of being buried alive or of cemeteries.


hmmm...found some really weird ones too...

Arachibutyrophobia- Fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth.

-what? wha? again.....what?


Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia- Fear of long words.

-yeesh...the irony of this is sickening...


Onomatophobia- Fear of hearing a certain word or of names.

-poor you if that's your name you can't stand hearing...


Panophobia or Pantophobia- Fear of everything.

-even worse...how can you live with this?


Venustraphobia- Fear of beautiful women.

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oooh i think fear of needles is called Aichmophobia, or fear of pointed objects...my brother and father have it too! i thought it as so silly that they'd turn pale when we needed shots...lol
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So i take it u all know what it is now then.....

yes its eggs:rolleyes:
 

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Hey, I'd just like to share a bit of trivia.

Apparently Sarah Michelle Gellar(Buffy) is afraid of cemeteries.

Interesting huh?

But you probably all already knew that.
 

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I am afraid of crossing highways/busy streets...:eek:
 
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