day day  /ˈdeɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
  2. (n) some point or period in time
  3. (n) a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance
  4. (n) the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside
  5. (n) the recurring hours when you are not sleeping (especially those when you are working)
  6. (n) an era of existence or influence
  7. (n) the period of time taken by a particular planet (e.g. Mars) to make a complete rotation on its axis
  8. (n) the time for one complete rotation of the earth relative to a particular star, about 4 minutes shorter than a mean solar day
  9. (n) a period of opportunity
  10. (n) United States writer best known for his autobiographical works (1874-1935)

Usage(s):

  1. The disruptions were spotty and not everyone was on board, but Monday's immigration protests grabbed the nation's attention.
  2. Shifting to a four-day workweek could save energy, cut traffic--and make you happier.
  3. It takes place the day after Christmas, but nobody can remember why.

News

  1. Short Day of Testimonies in Weisheit Murder Trial

    Day three in the Jeffery Weisheit murder trial turns out to be a half day.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: FOX 7 WTVW Evansville

  2. Day recognized for musicianship

    Andrea Day, a seventh-grade student at Foothills Middle School, was recognized for her “outstanding musicianship” during the John Moawad Jazz festival at Central Washington University last month. Day, the daughter of Jack and Lisa Day of Wenatchee, was featured as a flugelhorn soloist on the jazz ballad “As If to Say Goodbye” with the Foothills Middle School advanced jazz band at the competition ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

  3. Day-Night Doubleheader Dresses

    Putting together a summertime day-to-night outfit, work appropriate and breezy, can be a bit of a wardrobe challenge: how to feel confident and fabulous at the office, then chic in the evening without carrying a change of clothes.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Times

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Quotes

  1. "We've said since day one that if and when we have an impact from Deepwater Horizon, it would be in the form of tarballs," Patterson said in a news release. "This shows that our modeling is accurate. Any Texas shores impacted by the Deepwater...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Jerry Patterson Source: The Associated Press

  2. "Nothing can prevent us from another day and night...... and the myth of perpetual flight," an Mr Piccard told journalists, noting that the airline had three hours' flight time left when the sun rose.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Bertrand Piccard Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "I am especially saddened because the accident occurred during the events celebrating Independence Day, which is a day that should be filled with pride and joy for all Iowans and Americans," Culver said.
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Chet Culver Source: The Associated Press

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