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day-by-day

[dey-bahy-dey] /ˈdeɪ baɪˈdeɪ/
adjective
1.
taking place each day; daily:
a day-by-day account.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English
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day by day

On each successive day, daily, as in Day by day he's getting better. Percy Bysshe Shelley used this expression, first recorded in 1362, in Adonais (1821): “fear and grief ... consume us day by day.”
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