from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Appropriate for ordinary days or routine occasions: a suit for everyday wear.
- adj. Commonplace; ordinary: everyday worries.
- n. The ordinary or routine day or occasion: "It was not an isolated, violent episode. It had become part of the everyday” ( Sherry Turkle).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. appropriate for ordinary use, rather than for special occasions
- adj. commonplace, ordinary
- adv. Common misspelling of every day.
- n. the ordinary or routine day or occasion
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Used or fit for every day; common; usual.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to daily or common life or occasions; used or occurring habitually; suitable for or that may be seen every day; common; usual; as, every-day clothing or employments; an every-day event or scene.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. found in the ordinary course of events
- adj. commonplace and ordinary
- adj. appropriate for ordinary or routine occasions
Sorry, no etymologies found.
He changed his name everyday, which did not bother her much.
Some are what we call everyday heroes -- everyday superheroes -- regular citizens thrust into moments of great valor.
Useful and what we call everyday knowledge had the most of his just praise.
"Merely encouraging consumers to eat its products 'everyday' is mere puffery, at most, in the absence of a claim that to do so will result in a specific effect on health," he said.
Petty interference in everyday life like the laws against smoking in bars or the mandate to buy low-flow toilets seems to be increasing in some areas.
For certain everyday situations, like simple contracts, the law is quite understandable by laypeople.
Because the chance of running into a federal law enforcement officer in everyday life is infinitesmally small.
Because the chance of running into a federal law enforcement officer in everyday life is infinitesimally small.
Its sad that race is still a factor in everyday life.
Now that the word "trillion" is used in everyday conversation regarding Obama, it is sooooo much easier to drop a few billion here and there without anyone questioning it.