at the end of the day

Definition of at the end of the day

informal
: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

end play
  1. : the part of an area that lies at the boundary

  2. : a point that marks the extent of something

  3. : the point where something ceases to exist

  1. : to bring to an end

  2. : destroy

  3. : to make up the end of

  1. : final, ultimate

  1. : to put (grain or hay) into a barn or stack

  1. : within : inside — compare ect-, exo-

  2. : taking in

day play
  1. : the time of light between one night and the next

  2. : daylight

  3. : daytime


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