hippophobe

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hippo- +‎ -phobe

Noun[edit]

hippophobe (plural hippophobes)

  1. One who fears or dislikes horses.
    • 1935, Time (volume 25, part 2, page 69)
      Nor should hippophobes shrink away; though the story reeks of horses it is not horsy.