make someone's day


: to cause someone's day to be pleasant or happy
Thanks for the compliment. You've really made my day!
It made my day to see his smiling face.

Examples of make someone's day in a Sentence

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“Make someone's day.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2023.

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