'What have we done' - teenage anger over Brexit vote
What does the term Brexit mean?
It is a word that has become used as a shorthand way of saying the UK leaving the EU - merging the words Britain and exit to get Brexit, in a same way as a Greek exit from the EU was dubbed Grexit in the past.
Pre-vote polls indicated that young people were more likely to vote Remain.
Preference for Brexit linked to age, regardless of GE 2015 vote (UKIP the exception) https://t.co/3IpjvVuJx6 pic.twitter.com/ffTSBGOzlu— YouGov (@YouGov) 2016年6月21日
"This vote does't represent the younger generation who will have to live with the consequences."
Other than anger, a common theme was frustration among 16- and 17-year-olds, who were not allowed to vote in the poll.
"Don't you dare tell me this 'our' independence Day when 75% of 16-18 year olds would've voted remain."