Everyday - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈevrideɪ|  American pronunciation of the word everyday
Brit.  |ˈɛvrɪdeɪ|  British pronunciation of the word everyday

adjective

- found in the ordinary course of events(syn: mundane, quotidian, routine, unremarkable, workaday)

a placid everyday scene

- appropriate for ordinary or routine occasions(syn: casual, daily)

everyday clothes

- commonplace and ordinary

the familiar everyday world

Examples

Don't let the problems of everyday life get you down.

...we're just an everyday family, with a dog and a cat and bills to pay...

Describe it in ordinary everyday language.

The details of everyday life can be fascinating.

Shoes that are perfect for everyday wear

How can we apply this new technology to our everyday lives?

In this new digital age, computers and the Internet are part of our everyday lives.

I talk to him practically everyday.

...a century ago everyday life was much more ceremonious than in our anything-goes era...

We now accept cell phones and laptop computers as commonplaces of everyday life.

...a finespun analysis of what makes an everyday occurrence funny...

...an Oxford don who was long on erudition but a little short on everyday nous...

“Walks” in “she walks everyday” is a singular verb.

the problems and vexations of everyday life

The series chronicles the everyday adventures of two eternal bachelors.

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