Definition Of day


a particular period of the past; an era.

the laws were very strict in those days

a period of twenty-four hours as a unit of time, reckoned from one midnight to the next, corresponding to a rotation of the earth on its axis.

There ought to be twenty-nine days in every month, not just leap year Februaries.

carried out during the day as opposed to the evening or at night.

my day job

Example Of day

  • A call centre has been set up to deal with any problems before the event and on the day of the walk.

  • A special word of thanks is sent to all our volunteers who made this day a major success.

  • A spokesman from the music and arts service said the day was a great success.

  • After a hard day at the office they couldn't possibly be expected to cook for themselves, could they?

  • Apart from being fascinated by the size of the space, the event was a huge day of realisation for a lot of us.

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