cabin fever


: an unhappy and impatient feeling that comes from being indoors for too long

Full Definition of CABIN FEVER

:  extreme irritability and restlessness from living in isolation or a confined indoor area for a prolonged time

Examples of CABIN FEVER

  1. She suffered from cabin fever during the long winter.
  2. a bad case of cabin fever

First Known Use of CABIN FEVER



Next Word in the Dictionary: cabin hookPrevious Word in the Dictionary: cabinetwornAll Words Near: cabin fever
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears