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claustrophobia

noun [U]  us   /ˌklɔ·strəˈfoʊ·bi·ə/
an extreme fear of being in an enclosed or crowded space
claustrophobic
adjective  us   /ˌklɔ·strəˈfoʊ·bɪk/
I feel claustrophobic in an elevator.
Translations of “claustrophobia”
in Vietnamese nỗi lo sợ mình bị giam giữ…
in Spanish claustrofobia…
in Thai โรคกลัวที่แคบ…
in Malaysian klaustrofobia…
in French claustrophobie…
in German die Klaustrophobie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幽閉恐懼(症)…
in Indonesian klaustrofobia…
in Russian клаустрофобия…
in Turkish kapalı yer korkusu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 幽闭恐怖(症)…
in Polish klaustrofobia…
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