phengophobia


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phengophobia

[‚feŋ·gə′fō·bē·ə]
(psychology)
An abnormal fear of daylight.
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His latest role sees him portray a disgraced journalist with phengophobia - the fear of daylight - in Midnight Man, a three-part drama on ITV1.
With his life in tatters and phengophobia ruling his existence, Nesbitt's character Max Raban is forced to rummage through celebrities' bins at night in the hope of finding a juicy scoop.
Is it because his character suffers from phengophobia - a fear of sunlight?