Definition of earworm in English:

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earworm

Pronunciation: /ˈɪəwəːm/

noun

A catchy song or tune that runs continually through someone’s mind.
Example sentences
  • For your listening pleasure, we present our all-time favorite Christmas earworm, "Last Christmas" by Wham!
  • The conversation soon settled upon my earworm of the week: Tony Christie's newly re-released (Is This The Way To) Amarillo.
  • And earworm attacks were more frequent - and lasted longer - for musicians and music lovers.

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