Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • suffix Having a fear of or an aversion for: xenophobic.
  • suffix Lacking an affinity for: lyophobic.

Etymologies

Late Latin -phobicus, from Greek -phobikos, from -phobiā, -phobia.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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