Meaning of “24-hour society” in the English Dictionary


"24-hour society" in Business English

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24-hour societynoun [ S ]

uk us

a modern society in which people can buy goods, work, go to restaurants, etc. all night and all day:

The 24-hour society, with its increasing demand for people to work outside office hours, could have negative influences on health.

(Definition of “24-hour society” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)