cabin fever

noun

Definition of cabin fever

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

Examples of cabin fever in a sentence

  1. She suffered from cabin fever during the long winter.

  2. a bad case of cabin fever

1918

First Known Use of cabin fever

1918


CABIN FEVER Defined for English Language Learners

cabin fever

noun

Definition of cabin fever for English Language Learners

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


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