all-day

\\ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective
: lasting for, occupying, or appearing throughout an entire day

an all-day picnic

an all-day trip

— used especially of a newspaper that puts out editions throughout the day as contrasted with a morning or evening paper

an all-day daily

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all-day «L DAY», adjective.
for or through the whole day; lasting all day: »

an all-day conference.

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adj. lasting or available throughout the day

an all-day barn-raising event

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/ˈɑlˈdeı/ adj, always used before a noun
: lasting throughout the day

an all-day trip/event

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ˈall-day 7 [all-day] adjective only before noun
continuing for the whole day

an all-day meeting


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • All Day — «All Day» Sencillo de Cody Simpson del álbum 4 U Publicación 17 de marzo de 2011 Formato Descarga digital Grabación 2010 …   Wikipedia Español

  • all-day — UK US adjective [before noun] ► lasting for the whole day: »an all day meeting ► available throughout the day: »The café serves an all day breakfast costing €4.45 …   Financial and business terms

  • all-day — adjective only before noun 1. ) continuing for the whole day: an all day event/meeting 2. ) available at any time during the day: an all day breakfast …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • all-day — all′ day adj. lasting an entire day: an all day journey[/ex] • Etymology: 1865–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • all-day — /awl day /, adj. taking up, extending through, lasting for, or occurring continually during a day, esp. the hours of daylight; daylong: an all day tour of the city; an all day lollipop. Cf. all night. [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • all-day — UK / US adjective [only before noun] 1) continuing for the whole day an all day event/meeting 2) available at any time during the day an all day breakfast …   English dictionary

  • all-day — /ˈɔl deɪ/ (say awl day) adjective lasting the whole day: all day parking; an all day conference …   Australian English dictionary

  • ˌall-ˈday — adj continuing or available for the whole day an all day meeting[/ex] an all day breakfast[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • all day — adverb For the period of an entire day. We walked all day. See Also: all night …   Wiktionary

  • all-day — adjective Date: circa 1870 lasting for, occupying, or appearing throughout an entire day < an all day trip > …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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