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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    an acronym for 'fear of missing out' which describes the anxiety people feel when they see what others are doing, through - for example - social networking sites such as Facebook or Twitter

    Once I learned the concept, I realized I was a lifelong sufferer of FOMO.

    Submitted from United States on 28/04/2011

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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