see the day

Definition of see the day

:to experience something (specified) in one's lifetime
  • Did you ever think you'd see the day when he would apologize?
  • She hoped she'd never see the day when the old house was sold.
  • I never thought I would live to see the day when you would graduate from college.

Word by Word Definitions

see play
  1. : to perceive by the eye

  2. : to perceive or detect as if by sight

  3. : to have experience of : undergo

  1. : cathedra

  2. : a cathedral town

  3. : a seat of a bishop's office, power, or authority

day play
  1. : the time of light between one night and the next

  2. : daylight

  3. : daytime


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