the present day

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the present day

: the period of time that exists now : the present time
  • The English language of the present day is different from the English of the past.
  • We sell books dating from 1875 to the present day.

Word by Word Definitions

present play
  1. : something presented : gift

  1. : to bring or introduce into the presence of someone especially of superior rank or status

  2. : to introduce socially

  3. : to bring (something, such as a play) before the public

  1. : now existing or in progress

  2. : being in view or at hand

  3. : existing in something mentioned or under consideration

  1. : present occasion or affair

  2. : the present words or statements

  3. : the present tense of a language

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

  2. : daylight

  3. : daytime


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