day-to-day

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day-to-day (comparative more day-to-day, superlative most day-to-day)

  1. (idiomatic) Ordinary or mundane.
    One has to deal with the day-to-day chores.
  2. (idiomatic) Happening every day.
    I would like to know about the day-to-day workings of the business.
  3. (idiomatic, US, sports) Subject to daily redetermination.
    He has an ankle sprain and his status is day-to-day.

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Adverb[edit]

day-to-day (comparative more day-to-day, superlative most day-to-day)

  1. (idiomatic) On a daily basis.
    The cost of gasoline is determined day-to-day.

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day-to-day (uncountable)

  1. (idiomatic) Ordinary, monotonous routine; that which is usual or mundane.
    People come here to escape the day-to-day.