pogonophobia


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pogonophobia

an abnormal fear or dislike of beards.
See also: Beards
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The latest batch, introduced last March, includes: scritch (a light sound made by scratching) pogonophobia (a fear of beards) and, bizarrely, throat lozenge, which I thought was already out there.
Now men have been left bristling with fury, with claims that the results stem from pogonophobia - the irrational fear of beards.
What is Pogonophobia? Fear of beards and facial hair.
The latest batch, introduced in March, includes "scritch" - a light sound made by scratching - pogonophobia (a fear of beards) and, bizarrely, throat lozenge, which I thought was already out there.
Jeremy Paxman, 66, accused the BBC of pogonophobia, a fear of beards, when he decided not to remove a summer's growth for his return to Newsnight in 2013.
for POGONOPHOBIA Fear of beards THE hipster trend for big beards is a pogonophobe's worst nightmare.
for a pogonophobe POGONOPHOBIA Fear of beards THE hipster trend for big beards is a pogonophobe's worst nightmare.
While I wouldn't go so far as to say I suffer from pogonophobia (an irrational fear of beards), I am not really down with the things.
Some fool said you only regret the things in life that you don't do, but I'm regretting this already" Broadcaster Jeremy Paxman on his decision to allow himself to be quizzed on "pogonophobia" - an abnormal fear or dislike of beards - during this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival "Is that somebody throwing something at me?
Pogonophobia, of course, is a fear of facial hair, including moustaches, and sufferers may have found Movember a difficult time.