these days

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Definition of these days

: at the present time It seems that everyone has a cell phone these days. What kind of music are you listening to these days? These days, she has a very busy social life.

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“These days.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/these%20days. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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