Origin of cabin fever
Words nearby cabin fever
How to use cabin fever in a sentence
Elbow bumps may replace those handshakes for a few years, but cabin fever has me fantasizing about visiting some of my favorite wine regions in person as soon as opportunity allows.Is your favorite imported wine low in stock? Blame the pandemic.|Dave McIntyre|April 9, 2021|Washington Post
Office workers logged on from cramped apartments, paying bills but struggling to balance professional duties with childcare needs or to manage loneliness, anxiety, cabin fever.HBO’s COVID Diaries NYC Is a Bracing, Authentic Antidote to Fluffy Quarantine TV|Judy Berman|March 9, 2021|Time
Our natural hunger for new horizons is at the root of cabin fever.Homecomings used to feel special. But that was before we spent all our time at home.|Liz Langley|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
After three seasons of this pandemic during which kids could mostly cure their cabin fever with bike rides and socially distanced outdoor games, we’re staring down the next few months of winter, where one short day pushes into the next short day.A pandemic winter feels daunting. Here’s how parents can help kids cope.|Amy Joyce|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
Those cravings aren’t just cabin fever—the human body hungers for companionship in much the way we hunger for food, according to a new study conducted at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.You’re not crazy—you really hunger for social contact, scientists say|kdunn6|November 24, 2020|Fortune
Besides, victory fever had spread like wildfire throughout the Allied armies.
The sets—which, really, were a feat of design and direction—appeared to be remnants of a Lewis Carroll fever dream.‘Peter Pan Live!’ Review: No Amount of Clapping Brings It to Life|Kevin Fallon|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Future lives, careers and attitudes were being determined in this lightly regulated fever.The Castration of Alan Turing, Britain’s Code-Breaking WWII Hero|Clive Irving|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Looking through photographs from the early days of U.S. airlines, I found a shot of the cabin of the Boeing 247, circa 1934.
They wanted Jet Blue to squeeze more passengers into the cabin.
The latter trod on the toes of the former, whereupon the former threatened to "kick out of the cabin" the latter.
Day by day these fretting anxieties and perplexities wasted her strength, and her fever grew higher and higher.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
Dinner was spread in the cabin of that peerless steamer, the New World, and a splendid company were assembled about the table.
Père Bracasse was ill, suffering from rheumatism, bronchitis, fever and corns.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
But he was so surprisingly dexterous with his lips, and feet too, when he was in his cabin that I suppose I put them down to that.Uncanny Tales|Various
British Dictionary definitions for cabin fever
Other Idioms and Phrases with cabin fever
Distress or anxiety caused by prolonged confinement in a small or remote place, as in We've been snowed in for a week and everyone has cabin fever. Originating in the West, this term at first alluded to being penned up in a remote cabin during a long winter but has since been applied more broadly. [Late 1800s]