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American English: /ˈɪrˌwərm/
British English: /ˈɪəwəːm/

Translation of earworm in Spanish:


  • [colloquial]
    melodía (feminine) pegadiza or (Latin America) pegajosa
    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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