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Meaning of “at the end of the day” in the English Dictionary

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at the end of the day

something that you say before you give the most ​importantfact of a ​situation: Of ​course I'll ​listen to what she has to say but at the end of the ​day, it's my ​decision.
(Definition of at the end of the day from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “at the end of the day”
in Chinese (Simplified) 最终, 到头来, 不管怎么说…
in Turkish sonuç olarak, neticede…
in Russian в конечном счете…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最終, 到頭來, 不管怎麽說…
in Polish ale przecież, w końcu, w ostatecznym rozrachunku…
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