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empty nester

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noun empty nest·er \-ˈnes-tər\

Simple Definition of empty nester

  • : a parent whose children have grown up and moved away from home

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of empty nester

  1. :  a parent whose children have grown and moved away from home

1962

First Known Use of empty nester

1962

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