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Emotional ImpactPlay
Describes intense discomfort or fear, not just a dislike for small spaces. SlideDuring the MRI scan, I felt extremely claustrophobic.
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Figurative UsePlay
Can express feeling trapped or restricted in situations, not just physical spaces. SlideThe strict rules at the school make me feel claustrophobic.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
Usually has a negative tone, suggesting a need for more space or freedom. SlideI can't work in cubicles; they're too claustrophobic for me.