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After learning a new word, I hear it used and written EVERYWHERE for the next week.

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  • +1 confirm. There has to be some psychology behind this.
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  • OMFG!!! it always happen to me!
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  • Same thing happens to me
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  • Oh god ALL THE TIME!
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  • The word is everywhere.
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  • It's called the Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon. (Yes, yes it is self-fulfilling!)
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  • As if you're gonna hear it use and written everywhere BEFORE you first learned it?
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  • The comment below me is atrocious
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  • Man that's janky
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  • this happened to me i looked in a dictionary and learned "don" (verb : to put on clothes) and it started appearing everywhere.
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  • I didn't measure out a week, but yes, this does happen. it always shows up at least three times after i just learned it, unless it is a really discreet or unused word, like antidisestablishmentarianism.
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  • Sorry, I was high and my words don't make much sense
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