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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Daily  \Dai"ly\,  adv 
  Every  day  day  by  day  as  a  thing  happens  daily. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Daily  \Dai"ly\  (d[=a]"l[y^]),  a.  [AS.  d[ae]gl[=i]c;  d[ae]g  day  + 
  -l[=i]c  like  See  {Day}.] 
  Happening,  or  belonging  to  each  successive  day  diurnal;  as 
  daily  labor;  a  daily  bulletin. 
 
  Give  us  this  day  our  daily  bread.  --Matt.  vi 
  11. 
 
  Bunyan  has  told  us  .  .  .  that  in  New  England  his  dream 
  was  the  daily  subject  of  the  conversation  of  thousands. 
  --Macaulay. 
 
  Syn:  {Daily},  {Diurnal}. 
 
  Usage:  Daily  is  Anglo-Saxon,  and  diurnal  is  Latin.  The  former 
  is  used  in  reference  to  the  ordinary  concerns  of  life; 
  as  daily  wants  daily  cares  daily  employments.  The 
  latter  is  appropriated  chiefly  by  astronomers  to  what 
  belongs  to  the  astronomical  day  as  the  diurnal 
  revolution  of  the  earth. 
 
  Man  hath  his  daily  work  of  body  or  mind 
  Appointed,  which  declares  his  dignity,  And  the 
  regard  of  Heaven  on  all  his  ways.  --Milton. 
 
  Half  yet  remains  unsung,  but  narrower  bound 
  Within  the  visible  diurnal  sphere.  --Milton. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Daily  \Dai"ly\,  n.;  pl  {Dailies}. 
  A  publication  which  appears  regularly  every  day  as  the 
  morning  dailies. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  daily 
  adj  1:  occurring  or  done  each  day  "a  daily  record";  "day-by-day 
  labors  of  thousands  of  men  and  women"-  H.S.Truman; 
  "her  day-after-day  behavior";  "an  everyday  occurrence" 
  [syn:  {day-to-day},  {day-after-day},  {everyday}] 
  2:  occurring  every  day  or  measured  by  the  day  "a  daily 
  newspaper";  "daily  chores"  "average  daily  wage";  "daily 
  quota" 
  n  :  a  newspaper  that  is  published  every  day 
  adv  1:  without  missing  a  day  "he  stops  by  daily"  [syn:  {every  day}, 
  {each  day}] 
  2:  gradually  and  progressively;  "his  health  weakened  day  by 
  day"  [syn:  {day  by  day}] 




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