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Term for catchy tune that stays in your head

If we listen to a song in the morning, we'll mumble the lyrics of the song throughout the day.How do we call it in English?

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marked as duplicate by FumbleFingers, Mr. Shiny and New 安宇, Kit Z. Fox, RegDwigнt Mar 27 '12 at 16:17

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That's called an earworm. The song is stuck in your head all day like a burrowed worm.

An earworm is a piece of music that sticks in one's mind so that one seems to hear it, even when it is not being played.

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