Definition of first-generation adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌfɜːst dʒenəˈreɪʃn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌfɜːrst dʒenəˈreɪʃn//
    [usually before noun]
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  1. 1having left your country to go and live in a new country; being the child of somebody who has left their country to go and live in a new country first-generation Caribbeans in the UK
  2. 2being or connected with the earliest type of something to be developed, for example a machine or piece of software a first-generation video game

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