peccatophobia

peccatophobia

[puh-key-tuh-foh-bee-uh, -kah-]
noun Psychiatry.
an abnormal fear of sinning.

Origin:
< Latin peccāt(um) sin + -o- + -phobia

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Main Entry:  peccatophobia
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a fear of sinning
Etymology:  Latin peccare 'to sin'
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