Generation X
noun Date: 1989 the generation of Americans born in the 1960s and 1970s • Generation Xer noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Generation X — ˌGeneration ˈX noun [uncountable] MARKETING the group of people who are between about 20 and 35 years old: • The company sees Generation X as a market eager for new products. • The president s campaign overlooked the Generation X voters.… …   Financial and business terms

  • Generation X —    ‘Generation X’ is a term frequently used since Douglas Coupland’s 1991 US novel of the same name to describe the slacker generation of the 1980s: a disaffected but well educated, underachieving, post baby boom youth group who seemed to feel… …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • Generation X — also Gen X young people in the 1990s, seen as not having any strong beliefs, not being involved in their society, and making no plans for the future ▪ Generation X has its own culture, and aims to enjoy itself without making too much of an effort …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Generation X — [eks] n. the generation of persons born in the 1960s and 1970s, the children of the baby boomers, often variously regarded as apathetic, materialistic, irresponsible, etc …   English World dictionary

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  • Génération X — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Generation X. La Génération X désigne, selon la classification de William Strauss et Neil Howe, la génération sociologique des Occidentaux nés entre 1960 et 1979. Cette génération est intercalée entre celle des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Generation x — Die Generation X bezeichnet als politisches Schlagwort die in den 1960er und 1970er Jahren geborene Generation. Der Begriff geht zurück auf einen 1991 erschienenen Episodenroman des Kanadiers Douglas Coupland (Generation X – Geschichten für eine… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Generation X — Die Generation X bezeichnet als politisches Schlagwort die in den 1960er und 1970er Jahren geborene Generation. Der Begriff geht zurück auf einen 1991 erschienenen Episodenroman des Kanadiers Douglas Coupland (Generation X – Geschichten für eine… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Generation X — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Поколение Икс. Generation X Жанры панк рок поп панк Годы c 1976 по 1981 …   Википедия

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