of or pertaining to a phobia or phobias.
a person suffering from a phobia.

1895–1900; phob(ia) + -ic, or by abstraction from adjectives ending in -phobic

nonphobic, adjective Unabridged


a combining form used to form adjectives corresponding to nouns ending in -phobe:, acrophobic; photophobic.

-phobe + -ic Unabridged
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phobic (ˈfəʊbɪk)
1.  of, relating to, or arising from a phobia
2.  a person suffering from a phobia

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phobic pho·bic (fō'bĭk)
Of, relating to, arising from, or having a phobia. n.
One who has a phobia.

-phobic or -phobous

  1. Having a fear of or an aversion for: photophobic.

  2. Lacking an affinity for: lyophobic.

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Example sentences
Now researchers have found that further raising levels of the stress hormones in the body can actually reduce a phobic's anxiety.
These are all fair points and, on balance, the central bankers' concern about inflation seems prudent more than phobic.
They tend to be phobic about doing new things, and instead perseverate on old behaviors and tastes.
Now he's germ phobic and afraid of heights--and milk.
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