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  • n. A fear of strangers or foreigners.
  • n. A strong antipathy or aversion to strangers or foreigners.

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  • n. a fear of foreigners or strangers


From xeno- + -phobia. (Wiktionary)



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  • JM has a very selective case of xenophobia that seems to only apply to some people he has known for ages!

    September 21, 2009