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Synonyms for day

daytime

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date

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call it a day

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day and night

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have had its day

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  • be obsolete
  • be dated
  • be out of date
  • be old-fashioned
  • be past its prime

have seen or known better days

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  • be worn out
  • be frayed
  • be ragged
  • be shabby
  • be threadbare
  • be tatty
  • be tattered
  • be the worse for wear

in this day and age

make someone's day

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  • make someone happy
  • delight someone
  • cheer someone up
  • hearten someone
  • enliven someone
  • gladden someone
  • perk someone up
  • gee someone up
  • buck someone up

Synonyms for day

the period during which someone or something exists

a particular time notable for its distinctive characteristics

Synonyms for day

a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance

the recurring hours when you are not sleeping (especially those when you are working)

an era of existence or influence

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the period of time taken by a particular planet (e.g. Mars) to make a complete rotation on its axis

the time for one complete rotation of the earth relative to a particular star, about 4 minutes shorter than a mean solar day

a period of opportunity

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United States writer best known for his autobiographical works (1874-1935)

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Of course, they don't go to the bottom of it, or they would see if they never came for a cab it would be no use your standing there; but people don't always like to go to the bottom of things; it may not be convenient to do it; but if you Sunday drivers would all strike for a day of rest the thing would be done.
Daylight won across Chilcoot that same day, dropping down five hundred feet in the darkness and the flurrying snow to Crater Lake, where he camped.
There are three hundred and sixty degrees on the circumference of the earth; and these three hundred and sixty degrees, multiplied by four minutes, gives precisely twenty-four hours--that is, the day unconsciously gained.
First, as Theists, to keep it holy in some special way, and to make it, so far as is reasonably possible, a day of rest.
A day will be spent here, and leaving in the evening, the course will be taken towards Athens.
On that day woman should set up her loom and get forward with her work.
For twenty-five miles did they toll on across this dismal desert, and laid themselves down at night, parched and disconsolate, beside their wormwood fires; looking forward to still greater sufferings on the following day.
We remained there undisturbed during the Winter; and on the first day of May, 1770, my brother returned home to the settlement by himself, for a new recruit of horses and ammunition, leaving me by myself, without bread, salt or sugar, without company of my fellow creatures, or even a horse or dog.
Which is to say, he had a curiosity to know what prison life was like; so he made a breach in some law and got three days for it.
After the coming of freedom there were two points upon which practically all the people on our place were agreed, and I found that this was generally true throughout the South: that they must change their names, and that they must leave the old plantation for at least a few days or weeks in order that they might really feel sure that they were free.
I spent great part of this day in perplexing myself on these things; but at length, seeing the ship almost dry, I went upon the sand as near as I could, and then swam on board.
Their horses are poor lean creatures, taught nothing, and fit for nothing; and this we found the first day we saw them, which was after we entered the wilder part of the country.
Next a mad zitidar was loosed among the remaining dogs, and so it went throughout the long, hot, horrible day.
On the morning of the fourth day Noel Vanstone met the postman in the garden; and, to his great relief, discovered among the letters delivered to him a note from Mr.
That reminds me to remark, in passing, that the very first official thing I did, in my adminis- tration -- and it was on the very first day of it, too -- was to start a patent office; for I knew that a country without a patent office and good patent laws was just a crab, and couldn't travel any way but sideways or backways.