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Polish translation of “day”

day

noun
 
 
/deɪ/
24 HOURS [C] A1 a period of 24 hours
dzień
the days of the week January has 31 days. I saw her the day before yesterday.Days and times of daySpecific periods of time
LIGHT HOURS [C, U] A2 the period during the day when there is light from the sun
dzień
a bright, sunny day We've been travelling all day.Days and times of day
WORK HOURS [C] A2 the time that you usually spend at work or school
dzień
She's had a very busy day at the office.Days and times of day
the other day B1 a few days ago
kilka dni temu
I saw Terry the other day.In the past
day after day every day for a long period of time
dzień w dzień, dzień po dniu
Day after day they marched through the mountains.Continually and repeatedly
one day A2 used to talk about something that happened in the past
pewnego dnia
One day, I came home to find my windows smashed.In the past
one day/some day/one of these days B1 used to talk about something you think will happen in the future
pewnego (pięknego) dnia
One of these days I'll tell her what really happened.In the future and soon
days C1 used to talk about a particular period of time when something happened or existed
lata, czasy
in my younger days In the past
B1 a long time
wiele dni
I haven't seen Jack for days.Long periods of time
these days A2 used to talk about the present time
obecnie, w dzisiejszych czasach
I don't go out much these days.Now
in those days B2 used to talk about a period in the past
w tamtych czasach
In those days, boys used to wear short trousers.In the past
the old days C1 a period in the past
dawne czasy
In the past
→ See also April Fool's Day, Boxing Day, Christmas Day, at the end of the day, field day, Independence Day, Mother's Day, New Year's Day, open day, polling day, Valentine's Day, call it a day, it's early days, make sb's day, save the day
(Definition of day from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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