What does Boomer mean?

A derogatory term for a Baby Boomer, typically born between the mid-1940's and 1960s.


Other definitions of Boomer:

  • An overly casual term for someone who is a Baby Boomer, usually meant to cause offense to that group.
  • A dismissive term employed when a Baby Boomer says something insensitive or ignorant.
  • Short for Baby Boomer, which is someone born between 1946-1965, between The Silent Generation and Generation X.

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How to use the term

  • "OK Boomer."

  • Boomers are just so sensitive. It's been studied, look it up.

  • She got her boomer on: bought a huge RV and took it around the country.


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