Definition of take it/things day by day
- 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.
: 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
: a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment
: an act or the action of taking: such as
: the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene
: an object or entity not precisely designated or capable of being designated
: an inanimate object distinguished from a living being
: a separate and distinct individual quality, fact, idea, or usually entity
: the time of light between one night and the next
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