take it/things day by day
Definition of take it/things day by day
: to make progress in a slow and careful way by dealing with each day as it comes He hopes to make a full recovery after his surgery, but right now he's just taking it day by day. I don't know if our relationship is going to work out. I'm taking things day by day at this point.
Word by Word Definitions
: to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as
: to seize or capture physically
: to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing
: something that is taken:
: the amount of money received : proceeds, receipts, income
: share, cut
: a matter of concern : affair
: state of affairs in general or within a specified or implied sphere
: a particular state of affairs : situation
: the time of light between one night and the next
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