cabin fever

cabin fever
noun Date: 1918 extreme irritability and restlessness from living in isolation or a confined indoor area for a prolonged time

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  • Cabin fever — is a slang term for a claustrophobic reaction that takes place when a person or group is isolated and/or shut in, for an extended period. Symptoms include restlessness, irritability, forgetfulness, and excessive sleeping.cite episode|title=Alaska …   Wikipedia

  • Cabin Fever — Données clés Réalisation Eli Roth Scénario Eli Roth Randy Pearlstein Acteurs principaux Rider Strong Jordan Ladd James DeBello Cerina Vincent Joey Kern Jeff Hoffman Pays d’origine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cabin fever — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Cabin Fever puede referirse a: Cabin Fever (2003), película de Eli Roth; Cabin Fever (2008), episodio (4x11) de la serie de Lost. Obtenido de Cabin fever Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …   Wikipedia Español

  • cabin fever — cabin .fever n [U] informal when you feel upset and impatient because you have not been outside for a long time …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cabin fever — cabin ,fever noun uncount the impatient or annoyed feeling you get when you have not been outside for a long time …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cabin fever — [n] claustrophobia climbing the walls*, distress, neurosis, restlessness, SAD, seasonal affective disorder, temporary insanity, winter blues; concepts 410,657,748 …   New thesaurus

  • cabin fever — ☆ cabin fever n. a condition of increased anxiety, tension, boredom, etc. caused by living for some time in a confined space or an isolated area, esp. in winter …   English World dictionary

  • Cabin Fever — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Cabin Fever Produktionsland USA …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • cabin fever — noun : extreme irritability and combativeness resulting from the boredom of living in a remote region alone or with only a few companions * * * noun [noncount] : an unhappy and impatient feeling that comes from being indoors for too long She… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cabin fever — noun A condition that produces restlessness and irritability caused from being in a confined space. Some residents of Alaska suffer from cabin fever when they remain indoors throughout the long, snowy winters …   Wiktionary

  • cabin fever — feeling depressed because you have to stay inside    After three weeks of cold weather we all had cabin fever …   English idioms

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