Verboticism: Claustrofied


Created by: Mustang

Definition: n., A feeling of discomfort, common while sitting on a plane or train, created by the sense that you are about to be decapitated by your fellow passengers who are tilting aggressively towards you. v. To sit in a very small space, which seems to be getting smaller.

Pronunciation: closs - truh -fide

Sentence: Knowing he was unable to leave the plane and truly frightened by the weird chanting of the strange looking person in the seat next to him, Chauncey was thoroughly claustrofied.

Etymology: Mix of claustrophobia and terrified

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Comments: Claustrofied

ErWenn - 2008-01-29: 07:05:00
It's got a good ring to it.

bananabender - 2008-01-29: 21:59:00
Chauncey probably progressed to being claustrof[r]ied! Fun word!