Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An abnormal fear of high places.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Morbid fear of great heights.

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  • noun Fear of heights.

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  • noun a morbid fear of great heights

Etymologies

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From acro- + -phobia.

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  • JM wonders if there are higher degree courses in acrophobia studies

    November 16, 2009