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day-to-day

[dey-tuh-dey] /ˈdeɪ təˈdeɪ/
adjective
1.
occurring each day; daily:
day-to-day chores; day-to-day worries.
2.
concerned only with immediate needs or desires without preparation for the future.
Origin
1150-1200
1150-1200; Middle English
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British Dictionary definitions for day to day

day-to-day

adjective
1.
routine; everyday: day-to-day chores
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Idioms and Phrases with day to day

day to day

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Also, from day to day.
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Continuously, without interruption, on a daily basis. For example, Running this office day to day is not an easy task. [ Late 1800s ]
.
live from day to day . Be interested only in immediate concerns, without thought for the future. For example, Jean lives from day to day, planning nothing in advance . Also see live for the moment
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