noun Date: 1965 fear or dislike of advanced technology or complex devices and especially computers • technophobe nountechnophobic adjective

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  • technophobia — fear of technology Phobias …   Phrontistery dictionary

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  • technophobia — tech·no·pho·bia …   English syllables

  • technophobia — UK [ˌteknəʊˈfəʊbɪə] / US [ˌteknəˈfoʊbɪə] noun [uncountable] fear or dislike of new technology, especially of computers …   English dictionary

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