claus·​tro·​phil·​ia ˌklȯ-strə-ˈfil-ē-ə How to pronounce claustrophilia (audio)
: an abnormal desire for confinement in an enclosed space

Dictionary Entries Near claustrophilia

Cite this Entry

“Claustrophilia.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!