boomer

noun boom·er

Definition of boomer

  1. 1 :  one that booms

  2. 2 :  one that joins a rush of settlers to a boom area

  3. 3 :  a transient worker (such as a bridge builder)

  4. 4 :  a person born during a baby boom :  baby boomer

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1880

First Known Use of boomer

1880




BOOMER Defined for English Language Learners

boomer

noun

Definition of boomer for English Language Learners

  • : a person born during a period of time when many babies were born : a person born during a baby boom

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