see the day

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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.

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“See the day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/see%20the%20day. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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