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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person suffering from a fear of confined spaces.

Usage examples (9)
  • I am not a claustrophobe, but a coffin would be roomier.
  • What no one but the defendant knew at the time was that he was a severe claustrophobe; he couldn't do time.
  • Thirty-three west basin days, and I am sick to death of this campshack, its ceilinged sleep coins me claustrophobe.
  • I found the early parts of movie featuring the women crawling through narrow caves uncomfortable to watch as an admitted cave-claustrophobe myself and the scene... for more
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