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addaword.gifdefinition of Generation R

noun
professionals who take on more work from colleagues made redundant as a result of recession
The group is using the term Generation R to describe those who progressed faster than usual during the recession by taking on the work of more senior ex-colleagues and are now pushing for pay and recognition to match.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 09/04/2010 09:15:00
Definition of Generation R from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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