Translation of "day" - English-Polish dictionary


noun uk us /deɪ/
24 HOURS [ C ]

A1 a period of 24 hours

the days of the week
January has 31 days.
I saw her the day before yesterday.

A2 the period during the day when there is light from the sun

a bright, sunny day
We've been travelling all day.

A2 the time that you usually spend at work or school

She's had a very busy day at the office.
the other day

B1 a few days ago

kilka dni temu
I saw Terry the other day.
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.
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.
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.

C1 used to talk about a particular period of time when something happened or existed

lata, czasy
in my younger days

B1 a long time

wiele dni
I haven't seen Jack for days.
these days

A2 used to talk about the present time

obecnie, w dzisiejszych czasach
I don't go out much these days.
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.
the old days

C1 a period in the past

dawne czasy

(Translation of “day” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)