Origin of claustrophobic
Examples from the Web for claustrophobic
His sanity is slowly unraveling, like the claustrophobic narrator of The Tell-Tale Heart.‘Interstellar’ Is Wildly Ambitious, Very Flawed, and Absolutely Worth Seeing|Marlow Stern|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I could barely move at all without a nervous, claustrophobic feeling taking hold—which is exactly the point.
As such, being led through the set by production designer Michael Shaw is a journey best described as “claustrophobic jubilation.”
Not awesome if you're claustrophobic, because it covers your mouth, and you really can't breathe at all.
But his menacing character is haunted and feral, a trapped animal hemmed in by a dreary, claustrophobic life.Overacting Anonymous: The Christian Bale and Natalie Portman Edition|Tricia Romano|February 20, 2011|DAILY BEAST
His chains jingled and a whiff of armpit wafted across the claustrophobic hollow.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow