boomerang child

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boomerang child

An adult child who has resumed living with their parents after previously moving out. I never planned to be a boomerang child—but then I got laid off.
See also: child
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Our interviews suggested that advisors may need to help families of all kinds with three particularly thorny issues: old age dementia, childlessness and boomerang children.
Keep communal areas tidy and free of personal possessions The boomerang children Claire Mitchell moved back home with her mother and stepfather when work meant her boyfriend had to move away.
Fewer than one in five boomerang children said they returned home because they missed their family.
An exterior front stair rises to an upstairs private apartment suite configured for guests, boomerang children, or live-in help.
Boomerang children, who keep returning to the family home once they have left, are putting a financial strain on their parents.
So-called boomerang children and elderly parents forced to return to the family nest by money pressures pose a serious financial threat to working adults, according to a new study for Birmingham Midshires' Saving Britain campaign.