kakorrhaphiophobia

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kakorrhaphiophobia

[‚kä·kə‚raf·ē·ə′fō·bē·ə]
(psychology)
Abnormal fear of failure.
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Due to overload of work and atychiphobia pertaining to exams, the students encounter stress and they, therefore, use the drugs in order to relax.
If so then it could be a case of atychiphobia or the fear of failure.
Atychiphobia (fear of failure.)--This is another powerful emotion that permeates our society.