Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Custom of avoiding the number four (4) commonly seen in East Asian countries in which the words for "4" and "death" are paronymous or homophonous.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From tetra- + -phobia.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.