meaning of Astraphobia

Astraphobia meaning in Medical Dictionary

An abnormal and persistent concern with thunderstorms. Sufferers experience anxiety even when they understand the possibility of damage is very small. Consequently, whenever inside they may look for housing under a bed, in a closet or perhaps in a basement. They generally keep a watchful attention in the sky and continue aware for reports of electrical storms.

Astraphobia meaning in General Dictionary

a morbid concern with thunder and lightning