Extreme fear or dislike of those who are different from oneself, particularly foreigners.
Example: Her xenophobia is so pronounced, she even refuses to dine in ethnic restaurants.
Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 18 Nov 2008
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