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    someone who moves back in with their parents due to changes in later life such as divorce or unemployment; by analogy with boomeranger

    Unlike the boomerang generation – who return to the family home not long after flying the nest – doomerangers left the family home many years before, and return due to financial circumstances, or the sudden loss of their home due to a break-up.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 17/05/2016
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