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Popularity
the state or condition of being liked, admired, or supported by many people. the popularity of a person, idea, item or other concept can be defined in terms of liking, attraction, dominance and superiority
Status
High social position that a person holds, First type of popularity define by whether someone is well known, widely emulated and able to bend others to his/her will. "cool kid"
Likability
behaving in a friendly manner and finding a common ground among; readily or easily liked; pleasing: those we feel close to and trust, and the people who makes happy when we spend time with them.
relational aggression
an act of aggression (physical or verbal) intended to harm a person's relationship or social standing
metastasize
to spread by transferring a disease-causing agent from the site of the disease to other parts of the body
zero-sum
a situation in which one person or group can win something only by causing another person or group to lose
DNA
As discussed in Popular, our experiences with popularity can alter this.