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Meaning of "Generation Z" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GENERATION Z

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GENERATION Z

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Generation Z is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GENERATION Z MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Generation Z

Generation Z is one name used for the cohort of people born after the Millennial Generation. There is no agreement on the exact dates of the generation with some sources starting it at the mid or late 1990s or from the mid 2000s to the present day.

Definition of Generation Z in the English dictionary

The definition of Generation Z in the dictionary is members of the generation of people born since the mid-1990s who are seen as confident users of new technology.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GENERATION Z

Generation C
generation gap
Generation Jones
Generation O
Generation X
Generation Xer
Generation XL
Generation Y

WORDS THAT END LIKE GENERATION Z

A to Z
from A to Z
X, Y, Z

Synonyms and antonyms of Generation Z in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Generation Z» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GENERATION Z

Find out the translation of Generation Z to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Generation Z from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Generation Z» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

Z一代
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Generación Z
570 millions of speakers

English

Generation Z
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पीढ़ी जेड
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جيل Z
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

поколение Z
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

geração Z
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জেনারেশন জেড
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

génération Z
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Generasi Z
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Generation Z
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ジェネレーションZ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

세대 Z
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Generasi Z
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thế hệ Z
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தலைமுறை Z
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जनरेशन झहीर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Nesil Z
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

generazione Z
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

generacja Z
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

покоління Z
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Generația Z
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Generation Z
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Generation Z
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Generation Z
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

generasjon Z
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Generation Z

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GENERATION Z»

The term «Generation Z» is regularly used and occupies the 95.111 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GENERATION Z» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Generation Z

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GENERATION Z»

Discover the use of Generation Z in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Generation Z and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Generation Z
Throughout his journey, Nick finds and loses friends and enemies- and parts of himself. A tale of madness, hope, destruction and the dead, Generation Z will leave you with the same question. What would you do?
Caleb Hill, Valerie Hammond, 2013
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Generation Zombie: Essays on the Living Dead in Modern Culture
These eighteen original essays by an interdisciplinary group of scholars examine how the zombie has evolved over time, its continually evolving manifestations in popular culture, and the unpredictable effects the zombie has had on late ...
Stephanie Boluk, Wylie Lenz, 2011
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The New Recruit: What Your Association Needs to Know about ...
Generation Z Bom 1996-? Generation Z is one of the proposed names for the generation born after Generation Y. The New Silent Generation is another name used to refer to them, since some historians believe history will repeat itself, and ...
Sarah L. Sladek, 2007
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21st Century Issues in America: An Introduction to Public ...
Generation Z This group of individuals is often characterized as young and brash. They too have Internet prowess, for they are often called the "digital natives" because all internet tools and devices and new forms of digital communication are ...
James E. Pittman, 2009
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Skills for Effective Writing Level 3 Student's Book
Their younger colleagues will be members of Generation Z, people born . after the mid-1990s. Most members of Generation Z grew up with technology. They cannot remember a time before the Internet and cell phones. Some researchers think ...
Cambridge University Press, 2013
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Hey Rube: Blood Sport, the Bush Doctrine, and the Downward ...
Or Kuwait. This kind of faithless fan base is a disaster waiting to happen. Like they say in Politics, "It's a mile wide and an inch deep." Jesus, and we wonder why the Election turned out so s HURTER S. THOMPSON Welcome to Generation Z
Hunter S. Thompson, 2004
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An Educator's Guide to Information Literacy: What Every High ...
Although Generation Z is not yet defined in the dictionary, the term is sometimes used to describe the already existing net generation of teenagers born in or after 1990 in technologically advanced countries. Today's Generation Z is currently ...
Ann Marlow Riedling, 2007
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Today’s HR for a Sustainable Tomorrow
Generation Z will be more self-directed and smarter. They interpret information faster than the earlier Generations. The problem with this Generation is that with so much information available they do not know how to handle them. They want ...
R.K. Mishra, Shulagna Sarkar, Punam Singh, 2012
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Tourism and Generation Y
Generation Age range Birth years name in 2009 1901–1924 GI 85–108 1925– 1942 Silent 67–84 1943–1960 Baby Boomer 49–66 1961–1981 Generation X 28 –48 1982–2002 Generation Y 7–27 2003 Generation Z 6 or younger Generational ...
Pierre Benckendorff, Gianna Moscardo, Donna Pendergast, 2010
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Way Forward: Building a Globally Competitive South
Building a Globally Competitive South Daniel Gitterman, Coclanis, Peter. GENERATION z and North Carolina's Future THE Old in the New Economy: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES for. PATRICK CRONIN D The first decade of the ZIst ...
Daniel Gitterman, Coclanis, Peter, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GENERATION Z»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Generation Z is used in the context of the following news items.
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Unlimited annual leave in UAE? - Emirates 24|7
The youngest professionals (Generation Z – broadly those born between 1995 and 2014) are the ones who will be shaping the future of many ... «Emirates 24/7, Jul 15»
2
Does your kid need a fitness tracker? | Fox News
With more than a third of children who are overweight or obese, fitness trackers might be another creative solution to get Generation Z moving. «Fox News, Jul 15»
3
3 Tips to Elevate Your Digital Marketing - Think customers: The 1to1 …
With Millennials and Generation Z increasingly turning to social and digital channels to engage with companies, marketers must up their digital ... «1to1 Media, Jul 15»
4
Unlimited annual leave in UAE? How to attract (and retain) 'Gen Z …
The youngest professionals (Generation Z – broadly those born between 1995 and 2014) are the ones who will be shaping the future of many ... «Emirates 24/7, Jul 15»
5
Voices: Current Disney Channel Original Movies are made for a …
With that said, I'm not even sure if the technology-driven Generation Z would appreciate the DCOMs of the past. Would they recognize the ... «USA TODAY College, Jul 15»
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'80/35′ Continues to Grow, Venue Change Could Come
The Generation Z stage is free to the public and features all local acts under the age of 18. “There was not really one place that brought all the ... «whotv.com, Jul 15»
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Forget Millennials, are you ready for Generation Z? (Infographic)
How is Generation Z different from Millennials? Explore Adecco's infographic taking data from 1,000 18-24 students to bring you what you need ... «dotRising, Jul 15»
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Mideast businesses warned to prepare for Generation Z or face …
JEDDAH — Middle East employers must learn how to adapt to the unique demands of Generation Z in order to attract and retain new talent as ... «Saudi Gazette, Jul 15»
9
The Great Generational Shift is Underway
Back in the 1990s, we started with Generation X. By the late 1990s and early 2000s, we were focused on Generation Y. Now it is Generation Z. «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
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Mideast firms 'must adapt to Generation Z'
Middle East employers must learn how to adapt to the unique demands of Generation Z in order to attract and retain new talent in the new era ... «Trade Arabia, Jul 15»

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