daytime daytime  /ˈdeɪ ˌtaɪm/


  • (n) the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside



  1. Radio may have to change the stock answers which it has given to critics of its daytime serials.
  2. A veteran daytime-drama writer, Reilly was brought to NBC to revive an ailing Days of Our Lives in 1992.
  3. NBC and CBS try to woo daytime viewers during the OlympicsWhile many TV viewers have concerned themselves for these past two weeks with such transitory matters as whether.


  1. Daytime Emmy Awards: George Lucas' Clone Wars Honored, Kevin Clash Also Wins for Elmo

    The Force was strong at Sunday night's Daytime Emmy Awards. George Lucas picked up his first trophy as Star Wars: The Clone Wars, the show he executive produces for the Cartoon...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: E! Online

  2. Daytime Emmys: Dead woman talking crudely

    Although ineptly staged, the Daytime Emmys on Sunday did supply several unforgettable awards-show moments. Bizarre is better than boring.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  3. Daytime Emmys 2013: 'B&B' Wins Big, Lucas Wins

    Daytime television's elite gathered on Sunday at the Beverly Hilton for the 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards. Above all the night's festivities, one of the few surviving soap operas, The Bold and the Beautiful, won big.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: ET Online via omg!


  1. Susan Lucci of "All My Children" called her the "queen of modern daytime drama. I would not even be here today if Agnes Nixon had not created Erica Kane," she said of her character.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Susan Lucci Source: Worcester Telegram

  2. "I don't watch it too much," O'Donnell said. "I don't really watch too much daytime, having four kids and being kind of overwhelmed by that."
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Rosie O Donnell Source: FOXNews

  3. "I really am shocked," DeGeneres said before acknowledging The View ladies and O'Donnell's controversial yearlong stint. "I thought Rosie brought a lot of new viewers to daytime television and it was interesting."
    on Jun 15, 2007 By: Ellen DeGeneres Source: USA Today

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