Semantic Satiation: what happens when you say a word for so long that it loses its meaning

Semantic Satiation: what happens when you say a word for so long that it loses its meaning

semantic satiation

semantic satiation

"Semantic Satiation" or “When you say a word so much it starts to sound f*cking weird.” | Mental Floss

"Semantic Satiation" or “When you say a word so much it starts to sound f*cking weird.” | Mental Floss

Did this with "jelly" one time when I was 8 or so. And with other words countless times since then. Have done it with my own name.

Did this with "jelly" one time when I was 8 or so. And with other words countless times since then. Have done it with my own name.

If you say kangaroo enough times, it stops being a furry animal with a pouch and becomes a sound. The ang disconnects from the gar and the shapes your mouth makes are foreign territory. It starts to feel impossible that you've ever said kangaroo in your life before this point. Semantic satiation is t

If you say kangaroo enough times, it stops being a furry animal with a pouch and becomes a sound. The ang disconnects from the gar and the shapes your mouth makes are foreign territory. It starts to feel impossible that you've ever said kangaroo in your life before this point. Semantic satiation is t

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