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English definition of “sb's/sth's days are numbered”

sb's/sth's days are numbered

If someone or something's days are numbered , they will not exist for much longer : The latest opinion polls suggest that his days as leader are numbered .Unsafe and insecure Grammar:Nowadays, these days or today?We can use nowadays, these days or today as adverbs meaning ‘at the present time, in comparison with the past’:
(Definition of sb's/sth's days are numbered from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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