the order of the day

Definition of the order of the day

:a characteristic or activity that is common during a particular period of time or in a particular situation
  • Change was very much the order of the day in that time in our country's history.
  • At the resort's outdoor café, bathing suits and sandals are the order of the day.

Word by Word Definitions

order play
  1. : to put in order : arrange

  2. : to give an order to : command

  3. : destine, ordain

  1. : a group of people united in a formal way: such as

  2. : a fraternal society

  3. : a community under a religious rule

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

  2. : daylight

  3. : daytime


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