premillennial

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pre- +‎ millennial

Adjective[edit]

premillennial ‎(not comparable)

  1. Occurring before, or in anticipation of, a new millennium
    • 2009, January 2, “Dennis Lim”[New York Times], Journey of a Director, From Night Creature to Tender Time Traveler:
      Still, this adrenalized jolt of designer nihilism tapped right into late-capitalist disaffection and premillennial anxiety.