Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / claustrophobia
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

QUIZZES

Celebrate Your Grammar Skills With This Quiz

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

What “Framing Britney Spears” evokes so viscerally is the claustrophobia and frustration of being Britney Spears.
You hear stories about going loopy from claustrophobia and stuff.
THE PLANET STRAPPERSRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
The cigar was his protection, his secret weapon, against the claustrophobia the mosquitero gave him.
THE FIVE ARROWSALLAN CHASE
I know it's horrible—many of our visitors suffer claustrophobia, but they just must be built that way.
THE BRAINALEXANDER BLADE
Claustrophobia is the malady of those who have a horror of close quarters from which they can not easily make their escape.
To-day he was feeling the claustrophobia of London more acutely than usual.
He took the stairs in a rush of desperate claustrophobia, wanting more than anything to get outside, to breathe in the fresh air.
MAKERSCORY DOCTOROW
The sufferer from claustrophobia will invent any excuse to avoid an elevator or the theatre.
WHY WORRY?GEORGE LINCOLN WALTON, M.D.
Sometimes his frenzy reached such a height that it resembled the affliction that pathologists call claustrophobia.
For the first time in the hundreds of hours he'd spent in the tank, he knew the meaning of claustrophobia.

WORDS RELATED TO CLAUSTROPHOBIA

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

swevennoun | [swev-uhn ]SEE DEFINITION
Learn A New Word Right Now!