in one's day


: when one was young
In my day, boys asked girls out on dates, not the other way around.

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Recent Examples on the Web Taking a walk alone can reduce stress and provide a welcome break in one's day. Megan Oster,, 19 Mar. 2021

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“In one's day.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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