Definition of psychrophobia in English:

psychrophobia

noun

  • Fear or hatred of cold, especially of cold water.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Nathan Bailey (d. 1742), lexicographer and schoolmaster. From psychro- + -phobia.

Pronunciation

psychrophobia

/ˌsʌɪkrə(ʊ)ˈfəʊbɪə/