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Definition of 'aibohphobia'



  • (humorous) An irrational fear of palindromes.
  • * 1983 . Author unknown. Science Digest , page 103
  • The article was a disservice to those of us who are unfortunate enough to be afflicted with aibohphobia .
  • * 1997 . Richard Lederer. The Word Circus: A Letter-perfect Book , page 60
  • We trust that we've relieved any Aibohphobia , any fear of palindromes that you might have harbored.
  • * 2004 . Peter Seddon. Football Talk: The Language and Folklore of the World's Greatest Game , page 267
  • If you suffer from aibohphobia (fear of palindromes) you should skip a few pages while the rest of us go in search of
    English palindromes


    * ailihphilia English words suffixed with -phobia

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