Gen X

noun
\ ˈjen-ˈeks \

Definition of Gen X 

: generation x often hyphenated in attributive use a Gen-X celebrity

Other words from Gen X

Gen Xer \ˈjen-ˈek-sər \ noun

First Known Use of Gen X

1992, in the meaning defined above

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genuinely

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