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logophobia

[law-guh-foh-bee-uh, log-uh-] /ˌlɔ gəˈfoʊ bi ə, ˌlɒg ə-/
noun
1.
an obsessive fear of words.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; logo- + -phobia
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Contemporary definitions for logophobia
noun

a fear of words, talking

Word Origin

Greek logos 'word'

noun

a fear of words

Word Origin

Greek logos 'speech' + -phobia 'fear'

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