Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “never put off until tomorrow what you can do today”

never put off until tomorrow what you can do today

saying
said to emphasize that you should not delay doing something if you can do it immediatelyDelaying and wasting time
(Definition of never put off until tomorrow what you can do today from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

scrumpy

an alcoholic drink made from apples

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More