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  Definition of Day
  1. United States writer best known for his autobiographical works (1874-1935)
  2. a period of opportunity; "he deserves his day in court"; "every dog has his day"
  3. 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"
  4. 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"
  5. 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"
  6. a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance; "Mother''s Day"
  7. 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"
  8. the time for one complete rotation of the earth relative to a particular star, about 4 minutes shorter than a mean solar day
  9. 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?"
  10. 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"
Similar Words: Clarence Day, Clarence Shepard Day Jr., day, twenty-four hours, solar day, mean solar day, daytime, daylight, sidereal day

 

Hyponyms: Judgment Day, Judgement Day, Day of Judgment, Day of Judgement, Doomsday, Last Judgment, Last Judgement, Last Day, day of reckoning, doomsday, crack of doom, end of the world, off-day, workday, working day, tomorrow, today, yesterday, morrow, eve, date, day of the month, Admission Day, Arbor Day, commencement day, degree day, November 5, Inauguration Day, January 20, leap day, bissextile day, February 29, V-day, Victory Day, rag day, red-letter day, payday, polling day, election day, field day, ides, market day, Walpurgis Night, New Year's Eve, December 31, Robert E Lee's Birthday, Robert E Lee Day, Lee's Birthday, January 19, Tet, holiday, Groundhog Day, February 2, Lincoln's Birthday, February 12, Valentine Day, Valentine's Day, Saint Valentine's Day, St Valentine's Day, February 14, Washington's Birthday, February 22, Texas Independence Day, March 2, St Patrick's Day, Saint Patrick's Day, March 17, April Fools', April Fools' day, All Fools' day, Pan American Day, April 14, Patriot's Day, May Day, First of May, May 1, Mother's Day, Armed Forces Day, Jefferson Davis' Birthday, Davis' Birthday, June 3, Flag Day, June 14, Father's Day, Citizenship Day, September 17, American Indian Day, United Nations Day, October 24, Halloween, Hallowe'en, Allhallows Eve, saint's day, Midsummer Eve, Midsummer Night, St John's Eve, St John's Night, June 23, school day, speech day, washday, washing day, wedding day, anniversary, day of remembrance, afternoon, midafternoon, evening, eventide, lunar day

 

Part Meronyms: day, twenty-four hours, solar day, mean solar day

 

Language Translations:
Croatian: dan   Danish: dag and døgn  
Dutch: dag   Esperanto: tago  
Estonian: ööpäev and päev   Finnish: päivä and vuorokausi  
Frisian: dei   German: Tag  
Greek: ημέρα   Hebrew: יום and יממה  
Hungarian: nap   Icelandic: dagur  
Kurdish: رۆژ   Latin: dies  
Lithuanian: para   Norwegian: dag and døgn  
Polish: dzień   Portuguese: dia  
Russian: день and сутки   Slovenian: dan  
Spanish: día   Swedish: dag and dygn  
Tagalog: araw  
 
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