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homophobia

ho·mo·pho·bi·a

homophobia

pronunciation:
ho m fo bi
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part of speech: noun
definition: an extreme fear or hatred of homosexuals or homosexuality.
derivations: homophobic (adj.), homophobe (n.)
Word Parts
The word homophobia contains the following parts:
phobia, -phobe, -phobic Greek root that means fear, dread