until one's dying day

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of until one's dying day

:until one dies
  • I will remember his words until my dying day.

Word by Word Definitions

until play
  1. : to

  2. used as a function word to indicate continuance (as of an action or condition) to a specified time

  3. : before

  1. : up to the time that : up to such time as

dying play
  1. : approaching death : gradually ceasing to be

  2. : having reached an advanced or ultimate stage of decay or disuse

  3. : of, relating to, or occurring at the time of death or dying

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

  2. : daylight

  3. : daytime


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