club-sandwich generation

Main Entry:  club-sandwich generation
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a generation of people who give care to their children, grandchildren, and parents or other family members at the same time; also written club sandwich generation
Example:  Adult children hoping to retire and enjoy freedom are sometimes caught in a club-sandwich generation.
Etymology:  from resemblance to layers of club sandwich and patterned on sandwich generation's 21st Century Lexicon
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