Definition of commitment-phobe in English:

commitment-phobe

noun

  • A person who is resistant or averse to commitment, especially in a romantic relationship; a person who exhibits commitment-phobia.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in The New York Times Book Review. From commitment + -phobe.

Pronunciation

commitment-phobe

/kəˈmɪtm(ə)ntˌfəʊb/