Definition of Day


  • United States writer best known for his autobiographical works (1874-1935)
    - clarence day - clarence shepard day jr.
  • a period of opportunity
    "he deserves his day in court"
    "every dog has his day"
  • the time for one complete rotation of the earth relative to a particular star, about 4 minutes shorter than a mean solar day
    - sidereal day
  • the period of time taken by a particular planet (e.g. Mars) to make a complete rotation on its axis
    "how long is a day on Jupiter?"
  • an era of existence or influence
    "in the day of the dinosaurs"
    "in the days of the Roman Empire"
    "in the days of sailing ships"
    "he was a successful pianist in his day"
  • the recurring hours when you are not sleeping (especially those when you are working)
    "my day began early this morning"
    "it was a busy day on the stock exchange"
    "she called it a day and went to bed"
  • the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside
    "the dawn turned night into day"
    "it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime"
  • a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance
    "Mother's Day"
  • some point or period in time
    "it should arrive any day now"
    "after that day she never trusted him again"
    "those were the days"
    "these days it is not unusual"
  • time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
    "two days later they left"
    "they put on two performances every day"
    "there are 30,000 passengers per day"
    - twenty four hours - twenty four hour period - 24 hour interval - solar day - mean solar day
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble day

6 unscramble word found using the letters day.

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