the period from one midnight to the following midnight.
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Origin of calendar day
First recorded in 1840–50
Words nearby calendar day
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Example sentences from the Web for calendar day
The University of Oxford still offers public thanks for Bodley's generosity upon his calendar-day.The Great Book-Collectors|Charles Isaac Elton and Mary Augusta Elton
British Dictionary definitions for calendar day
See day (def. 1)
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