day-to-day

[ dey-tuh-dey ]
/ ˈdeɪ təˈdeɪ /

adjective

occurring each day; daily: day-to-day chores; day-to-day worries.
concerned only with immediate needs or desires without preparation for the future.

Nearby words

  1. day-glo,
  2. day-lewis,
  3. day-liner,
  4. day-neutral,
  5. day-neutral plant,
  6. day-trade,
  7. day-trip,
  8. day-tripper,
  9. dayak,
  10. dayan

Origin of day-to-day

Middle English word dating back to 1150–1200

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British Dictionary definitions for day-to-day

day-to-day

adjective

routine; everydayday-to-day chores
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