how to pronounce claustrophobia


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the above transcription of claustrophobia is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

claustrophobia is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of claustrophobia in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… as to you know claustrophobia anxiety …”

meanings of claustrophobia


  1. The fear of closed, tight places.

claustrophobia frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word claustrophobia occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics claustrophobia can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that claustrophobia can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with claustrophobia


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