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Photophobia Definition in Context with Images

Photophobia definition in context with images and explanations in real passages from the book, Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student. Learn the word, photophobia, in short authentic examples with parts of speech and improve your reading comprehension.

/fəʊtə(ʊ)ˈfəʊbɪə/ (noun)

Photophobia definition

extreme sensitivity or aversion to light, fear of light


Photophobia is light sensitivity. Photophobia is eye discomfort in bright light. Photophobia is common. For many people, the problem is not due to any disease. Severe photophobia may occur with eye problems. It can cause bad eye pain, even in low light.

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Parts of speech

Adjective: phobophobic

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