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Definition of the me generation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

the me generation

 noun
noun
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; NAmE
 
[singular + singular or plural verb] (informal, disapproving)
 
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the name used to refer to young people in the 1970s and 1980s who were especially interested in money and success and cared more about themselves than about others The me generation was one of the legacies of Thatcherism in Britain.