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Fear, often quite debilitating, of beautiful/attractive women.

Synonym: caligynephobia
Jack says his heart-rate goes up, he starts shaking and can't think clearly when he is in the presence of an attractive woman. He has venustraphobia.
by Anonymus1984AD December 22, 2008
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Also known as caligynephobia, this is the fear of beautiful women, and may be caused by low self-confidence or putting too much pressure on appearances.
Girl 1: Why won't he talk to me?
Girl 2: Don't worry, he just has venustraphobia.
by EmmyIsMyMiddleName July 29, 2015
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