ochlo-, ochl- +

(Greek: mob [people])

ochlesis, ochletic
1. A general morbid condition as a result of the crowding together of many people; especially, sick people, under one roof.
2. Any diseased or unhealthy condition due to, or exacerbated by, overcrowding.
Government by the mob or lowest of the people; mob-rule.
A description of mob rule or government by the multitude.
An intense obsession or desire to be in crowds.
1. Sexual arousal as a result of being in a crowd.
2. The paraphilia (non-mainstream sexual practices) involving sexual attraction to large crowds and gatherings of people.
ochlophobia, ochilophobia (s) (noun); ochlophobias, ochilophobias (pl)
An abnormal fear of crowds, or of being in crowded places, or populated areas: Some people who suffer from ochlophobia go to a lot of trouble to find less crowded neighborhoods in countrysides or even more isolated places in mountains or forests so they can live as far away from others as possible.
An abnormal fear of being in a crowd.
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Having a strong fear of being with or traveling with a bunch of people.
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ochlotheocracy (s) (noun), ochlotheocracies (pl)
The rule of a "mob" or crowd of gods.

Related "people, human" word units: anthropo-; demo-; ethno-; popu-; publi-.