night and day


Definition of night and day

: all the time : continually

Examples of night and day in a Sentence

night and day she reminded him that if it weren't for her, he'd be a nobody
Recent Examples on the Web This 42mm iteration packs a minute repeater, instantaneous perpetual calendar, mono-pusher chronograph, moon phases, leap year indication and night and day display. Nick Scott, Robb Report, 7 May 2022 Brescia says that the growth from the team that played Skyridge in the regular season and this one is night and day. The Salt Lake Tribune, 26 May 2022 The Xbox of 2021 is night and day from the Xbox One launch era of 2013. Paul Tassi, Forbes, 10 Nov. 2021 Stroud’s growth is part of why the Buckeyes look night and day from the team that took the field in a 35-28 loss to Oregon the second week of the season. Stephen Means, cleveland, 9 Oct. 2021 With some distance between the two speakers to get the true stereo effect, the difference is night and day. Brad Moon, Forbes, 30 Apr. 2022 From Mykolaiv to Odesa is about 80 miles, but the difference between the two cities is night and day. Michael G. Seamans, USA TODAY, 22 Apr. 2022 As the city burned, Ocha Classic stayed open at all hours of the night and day, serving as a kind of crisis cafeteria for anyone and everyone. Frank Shyongcolumnist, Los Angeles Times, 8 Apr. 2022 Unlike a fossil fuel power station, which can operate night and day, wind and solar power are intermittent, meaning that if a cloud blocks the sun or there's a lull in the wind, electricity generation drops. Nell Lewis, CNN, 14 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of night and day

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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24 Jun 2022

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“Night and day.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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