spikesgirl58 (spikesgirl58) wrote in 1word1day,

Another 'I didn't know this existed' word

Echopraxia - When you mimic the moves of others whether consciously or unconsciously (i.e. yawning).

We used to call this 'Monkey see, Monkey do' when I was a kid. Do you yawn when someone else does? I know I always do, even when I'm trying hard not to.
Tags: e, greek, noun, wordsmith: spikesgirl58

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