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adjective dai·ly \ˈdā-lē\

Simple Definition of daily

  • : happening, done, made, used, or existing every day

  • : published every day or every day except Sunday

  • : of or relating to one day

Full Definition of daily

  1. 1 a :  occurring, made, or acted upon every day <daily needs> b :  issued every day or every weekday <a daily newspaper> c :  of or providing for every day <a daily schedule>

  2. 2 a :  reckoned by the day <average daily wage> b :  covering the period of or based on a day <daily statistics>

Examples of daily

  1. It has changed every aspect of daily life.

  2. I started eating healthier and added exercise to my daily routine.

  3. daily activities such as eating breakfast and washing your face

  4. There's not enough water to meet the daily needs of the city's people.

  5. She reads the daily paper each morning.

  6. Their average daily wage is only five dollars.

  7. She had been taking more than the recommended daily dose of the medicine.



15th Century

First Known Use of daily

15th century

Rhymes with daily


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daily

adverb dai·ly

Definition of daily

  1. 1 :  every day

  2. 2 :  every weekday



15th Century

First Known Use of daily

15th century


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daily

noun dai·ly

Simple Definition of daily

  • : a newspaper that is published every day or every day except Sunday

  • dailies : the first prints of a movie showing the scenes that are filmed each day

  • : a person who you pay to clean your house and do other jobs for you every day

Full Definition of daily

plural dai·lies

  1. 1 :  a newspaper published every weekday

  2. 2 British :  a servant who works on a daily basis

  3. 3 plural :  rush 6

Examples of daily

  1. the city's two largest dailies

  2. <hired a daily to come in each morning to cook and clean>



1832

First Known Use of daily

1832



DAILY Defined for Kids

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daily

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adjective dai·ly \ˈdā-lē\

Definition of daily

  1. 1 :  occurring, done, produced, appearing, or used every day or every weekday <Be sure to get your daily exercise.>

  2. 2 :  figured by the day <a daily wage>




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daily

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adverb dai·ly

Definition of daily

  1. :  every day <She jogs three miles daily.>




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daily

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noun dai·ly

Definition of daily

plural dai·lies

  1. :  a newspaper published every weekday





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