topophobia


topophobia
fear of performing; fear of certain places

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • topophobia — 1. A fear of performing 2. A fear of a particular place …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • topophobia —   n. dread of certain places …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • топофобия — (topophobia; mono + фобия) навязчивый страх боязнь определенного места или помещения …   Большой медицинский словарь

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  • Stage fright — or performance anxiety refers to an anxiety, fear or persistent phobia related to performance in front of an audience or camera. In the context of public speaking, this is known as glossophobia, one of the most common phobias. This form of… …   Wikipedia

  • Phobia — An unreasonable sort of fear that can cause avoidance and panic. Phobias are a relatively common type of anxiety disorder. For example, extreme fear of spiders is called arachnophobia, and fear of being outside is known as agoraphobia. Phobias… …   Medical dictionary

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  • Anxiety —    Anxiety and phobic thinking may be normal emotions, distinct clusters of symptoms ( syndromes *), or diseases in the sense of distinct illness entities.    In psychoanalysis, anxiety is used as a theoretical term, the presumed unconscious… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

  • Anxiety and Phobias —    Anxiety and phobic thinking may be normal emotions, distinct clusters of symptoms ( syndromes *), or diseases in the sense of distinct illness entities.    In psychoanalysis, anxiety is used as a theoretical term, the presumed unconscious… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry


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