at the end of the day
Definition of at the end of the day
: in the end It was a difficult decision, but at the end of the day, we knew we made the right choice.
Word by Word Definitions
: the part of an area that lies at the boundary
: a point that marks the extent of something
: the point where something ceases to exist
: to bring to an end
: to make up the end of
: final, ultimate
: to put (grain or hay) into a barn or stack
: the time of light between one night and the next
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