Definition of Generation Yer in English:

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Generation Yer

Pronunciation: /ˌjenəˌrāSHən ˈwīər/


A member of Generation Y (born in the 1980s and 1990s): Generation Yers spend more time online than watching television
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  • The average Generation Yer does not know the difference between a credit card and a debit card, according to a Bank of Scotland survey.
  • 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
  • His research into a more selfish society does not sit well with one Generation Yer who said technology is creating a new type of global community.

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Syllabification: Gen·er·a·tion Y·er

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