Enochlophobia vs Ochlophobia - What's the difference?

enochlophobia | ochlophobia |


As nouns the difference between enochlophobia and ochlophobia

is that enochlophobia is (rare) fear of crowds while ochlophobia is a phobia, or fear, of mob-like crowds, as opposed to simply open spaces like agoraphobia or large crowds as with enochlophobia.

enochlophobia

English

Noun

(-)
  • (rare) Fear of crowds.
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  • , date = January 31 , year = 2003 , author= , newspaper = The Daily Telegraph , city = Sydney , url= , passage= Those who suffer enochlophobia , demophobia or ochlophobia–the fear of crowds–are not being entirely irrational. }}

    ochlophobia

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • A phobia, or fear, of mob-like crowds, as opposed to simply open spaces like agoraphobia or large crowds as with enochlophobia.
  • * {{quote-news
  • , date = January 31 , year = 2003 , author= , newspaper = The Daily Telegraph , city = Sydney , url= , passage= Those who suffer enochlophobia, demophobia or ochlophobia –the fear of crowds–are not being entirely irrational. }}