metrophobia


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metrophobia

- The fear of poetry.
See also related terms for poetry.
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Excerpts "From the GrandiloquentDictionary" inspire several entries, including a quatrain on"Metrophobia" the fear of poetry:
Other strange phobias include Metrophobia (fear of poetry), Pogonophobia (fear of beards), Rhytiphobia (fear of getting wrinkles), Ergophobia (fear of work) and Paraskavadekatriaphobia (fear of Friday the 13th).