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meme

[ meem ]SEE DEFINITION OF meme

Synonyms for meme

  • buzzword
  • trend
  • concept
  • craze
  • fad
  • fashion
  • idea
  • kick
  • meteor
  • vogue
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MEME

Pu d'instants apres il dit l'Empereur Alexandre lui meme, "Il ne vous reste que le tronc—mais le cœur y est, et la tte est vous."

WORD ORIGIN

1976, introduced by evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins in "The Selfish Gene," coined by him from Greek sources, e.g. mimeisthai "to imitate" (see mime), and intended to echo gene.

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meteor

nounanything that progresses with spectacular speed
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  • fad
  • firework
  • flare
  • meme
  • meteoroid
  • shooting star
  • torpedo
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