Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

day–to–day

play
adjective \ˈdā-tə-ˌdā\

Simple Definition of day–to–day

  • : done or happening every day

  • : preparing for one day at a time without thinking about the future

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of day–to–day

  1. 1 :  taking place, made, or done in the course of days <in charge of day–to–day operations>; also :  everyday <day–to–day life>

  2. 2 :  providing for a day at a time with little thought for the future <an aimless day–to–day existence>

1862

First Known Use of day–to–day

1862



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up day–to–day? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

different from the usual or normal

Get Word of the Day daily email!