Meaning of sitiophobia in English:

sitiophobia

noun

rare
  • Fear of eating, refusal to eat, or aversion to food or certain foods, as a symptom of mental or physical illness.

Pronunciation

sitiophobia

/ˌsɪtɪə(ʊ)ˈfəʊbɪə/ /ˌsʌɪtɪə(ʊ)ˈfəʊbɪə/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of Mental Science. After French sitiophobie.