Definition of Generation Yer in English:

Generation Yer

Line breaks: Gen¦er|ation Yer
Pronunciation: /ˌdʒɛnəreɪʃ(ə)n ˈwʌɪə


A member of Generation Y (born in the 1980s and 1990s): Generation Yers spend more time online than watching television
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  • Such campaigns are a matter of attracting Generation Yers—the athletic-shoe-buying, free-spending 13-to-24-year-old generation—and of appealing to their parents at the same time
  • The average Generation Yer does not know the difference between a credit card and a debit card, according to a Bank of Scotland survey.
  • He is a buzzcut Generation Yer, whose chief amusement, when not channelling Obama on his laptop, is all-night videogaming.

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