Definition of generation:
- all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age
- the normal time between successive generations; " they had to wait a generation for that prejudice to fade"
- the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production
- the production of heat or electricity; " dams were built for the generation of electricity"
- a coming into being
- group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent
- a stage of technological development or innovation; " the third generation of computers"
Common misspellings for generation:
- genration (18%)
- genaration (15%)
- gerneration (4%)
- genoration (4%)
- genereation (4%)
- gereration (4%)
- generaton (3%)
- genertaion (2%)
- genartion (2%)
- gerenation (2%)
Examples of usage for generation:
At last, when Cicily made no answer, he burst out in thus:- O Cicily Summers, if I Tom Tram, son of Mother Winter, and thou Cicily Summers be joined together what a quarter shall we keep, as big as three half years; besides Cicily Summers when thou scoldest, then Winter shall presently cool thy temper; and when we walk on the street they'll say yonder goes Summer and Winter; and our children, we shall call a generation of almanacks.