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Dictionary » G » Gamophobia




An abnormal fear of marriage or being married.


Word origin: gamo > gamete: Ancient Greek γαμετης; translated gamete = wife, gametes = husband + phobia, fear.

Related forms: gamophobic (adjective).

Synonym: gametophobia.
Compare: gamomania.

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