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addaword.gifdefinition of FOMO

noun
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 09:24:00
Definition of FOMO from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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