daily bread


: the food a person needs every day
people working to earn their daily bread

Examples of daily bread in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web These people have immediate concerns that revolve around their daily life, their daily bread and how to overcome these obstacles to get the services from their own government. David Schenker, Foreign Affairs, 18 May 2015 Give them through our hands this day their daily bread, and by our understanding love, give peace and joy. Jorie Nicole McDonald, Southern Living, 7 June 2023 There was the frequent water refill and daily bread replacement. Cathy Ching, BostonGlobe.com, 21 Apr. 2023

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“Daily bread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/daily%20bread. Accessed 2 Oct. 2023.

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