scopophobia


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scopophobia

(ˌskɒpəˈfəʊbɪə) or

scoptophobia

n
(Psychiatry) the fear of being observed
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The discussion of what Donaldson calls "scopophobia" in "The Averted Gaze in Hemingway's Fiction" is particularly compelling in its assessment of the wayward glances and silences that build tension between reticent characters.
Phobophobia - a fear of being afraid Scopophobia - being looked at