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Definition of "millennial" []

  • Referring to the 1,000th anniversary of an event or happening: millennial fair. (adjective)
  • Occurring every thousand years (adjective)
  • Occurring at the end or beginning of a millennium (adjective)
  • Referring to the millennium: the millennial judgment. (adjective)
  • A person from the generation which grew up in the 90's and 2000's. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "millennial" in a sentence
  • "Certainly, it's also being driven by, you know, these, what we call the millennial generation, folks in their 20s, who have much different attitudes than the boomers did about race and gender and sexuality, and just their whole attitude is sort of beginning to be felt."
  • "Around these cluster the magical hopes which we call millennial or chiliastic."
  • "Worse, they are scares deliberately distributed by consulting firms and others with an interest in millennial angst."