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me generation

Syllabification: me gen·er·a·tion

Definition of me generation in English:

noun

A generation of people that are concerned chiefly with themselves, especially in being selfishly materialistic.
Example sentences
  • Does that back up what Tom said: if it's a me generation and you're not fearing nuclear war, then does the average guy say, I don't care what's happening?
  • The me generation thought they had manifest destiny on their side when they dedicated their lives to blindly pursuing personal happiness at the expense of others.

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