Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

claustrophilia

play
noun claus·tro·phil·ia \ˌklȯ-strə-ˈfil-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of claustrophilia

  1. :  an abnormal desire for confinement in an enclosed space




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up claustrophilia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).