day-to-day

adjective \ ˈdā-tə-ˌdā \

Definition of day-to-day

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 : providing for a day at a time with little thought for the future
  • an aimless day-to-day existence

First Known Use of day-to-day

1862



DAY-TO-DAY Defined for English Language Learners

day-to-day

adjective

Definition of day-to-day for English Language Learners

  • : done or happening every day

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



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