- another name for rabies
- a fear of drinking fluids, esp that of a person with rabies, because of painful spasms when trying to swallow
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
- Psychiatrya fear of water.
- Psychiatryan abnormal or unnatural dread of water.
- Greek hydrophobía. See hydro-1, -phobia
- Late Latin