December 9th, 2008

Anxious, windy Tuesday

autophoby

noun
Fear of one's self; fear of being egotistical.

The fear of referring to yourself. The fear of using the pronouns 'I' or 'me.'


http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/autophoby
http://www.brownielocks.com/words.html


I wouldn't describe myself as having autophoby, but certainly the last thing I want is for others to think I'm full of myself because I talk about myself too much.
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