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"daily" in British English

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dailyadverb, adjective

uk   /ˈdeɪ.li/  us   /ˈdeɪ.li/
A2 happening on or relating to every day: Take the tablets twice daily. Exercise has become part of my daily routine. We back up our computer files at work on a daily basis. She's looking forward to retiring and ending the daily grind (= hard, boring work or duty) of working in an office.

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dailynoun [C]

uk   /ˈdeɪ.li/  us   /ˈdeɪ.li/ UK old-fashioned informal
a person who is employed to clean someone else's home
(Definition of daily from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"daily" in American English

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dailyadjective, adverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈdeɪ·li/
happening on or relating to every day, or every working day: Take the pills twice daily. Exercise is part of my daily routine.

dailynoun [C]

 us   /ˈdeɪ·li/
a newspaper published every day of the week or every day except the weekend
(Definition of daily from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"daily" in Business English

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dailyadjective

uk   us   /ˈdeɪli/
happening or done every day: a daily meeting Will I be involved in the management of the business on a daily basis?
existing or true for a single day: There has been an agreement to increase the daily rate of pay for temporary staff.

dailyadverb

uk   us   /ˈdeɪli/
every day: The new website will allow subscribers to check daily for new job listings.
(Definition of daily from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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