Definition of Thatcher's child in US English:

Thatcher's child

noun

  • A person for whom the premiership and policies of Margaret Thatcher are regarded as formative influences, especially a member of the generation of Britons living (or born) in the period of her government (1979–90), or a person who has inherited aspects of her political, economic, or social ideology.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in The Times.