What does JOMO stand for?

Joy of missing out

JOMO is an acronym that means "joy of missing out." It is used to express your happiness when you miss out on something because it was lame or you just wanted to stay home.

The acronym parodies the more popular FOMO acronym, which is used to lament when you miss something fun or important. JOMO is a familiar feeling for many introverts who often would like to just be left alone.


Close call yesterday, I almost had to go to my great aunt's house but our game was delayed so I got to stay home. Supes JOMO going on over here
The feeling of JOMO
The feeling of JOMO

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Updated December 11, 2018

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