Definition of 'claustrophobia'
Example sentences containing 'claustrophobia'
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
To what extent does your claustrophobia restrict your life?Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
I had to escape from the claustrophobia.The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The claustrophobia of tiny houses.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Although we hear little of her present-day life, the sense of her escape from the claustrophobia of home and the strictures of her upbringing is strong.The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
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