Definitions for day-to-day

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. daily, day-to-day, day-by-day, day-after-day(adj)

    of or belonging to or occurring every day

    "daily routine"; "a daily paper"


  1. day-to-day(Noun)

    Ordinary, monotonous routine; that which is usual or mundane.

    People come here to escape the day-to-day.

  2. day-to-day(Adverb)

    On a daily basis.

    The cost of gasoline is determined day-to-day.

  3. day-to-day(Adjective)

    Ordinary or mundane.

    One has to deal with the day-to-day chores.

  4. day-to-day(Adjective)

    Happening every day.

    I would like to know about the day-to-day workings of the business.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Foundation President Patrick McCarthy:

    That's where you see a difference in day-to-day lives.

  2. Anna Quindlen:

    Women are the glue that hold our day-to-day world together.

  3. Bruce Arians:

    Drew has a chance to return this season, it's a day-to-day thing.

  4. Margaret Bonnano:

    It is only possible to live happily ever after on a day-to-day basis.

  5. Steve Maraboli:

    Stop allowing your day-to-day life to be clouded by busy nothingness."

Translations for day-to-day

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • будничный, обыденный, ежедневный, регулярный, повседневныйRussian
  • טאָג־טעגלעךYiddish

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