brontophobia


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brontophobia

an abnormal fear of thunder and thunderstorms. Also tonitrophobia.
See also: Thunder
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But being scared witless by illogical things is clearly no obstacle to success - as Madonna's fear of storms or brontophobia, Hollywood star Drew Barrymore's claustrophobia and actress Christina Ricci's fear of houseplants (not yet named in the phobia files) all testify.
7: Brontophobia is the fear of umbrellas, dinosaurs or thunderstorms?