Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: everyday
IPA transcription: ['ɛvɹid'eɪ]
Pronunciations of everyday
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: everyday, mundane, quotidian, routine, unremarkable, workaday
    Meaning: found in the ordinary course of events; "a placid everyday scene"; "it was a routine day"; "there's nothing quite like a real...train conductor to add color to a quotidian commute"- Anita Diamant
Usage examples
  • Apply the correct method of everyday speech to the platform.
  • You do not dwell on these small words in your everyday conversation, because you are not a conversational bore.
  • The wool stood for the humdrum everyday life of man: the silk and gold marked the days of mirth and gladness, always, alas! too few in number.
  • As a result, he has not found what he claims is ultimate or final truth; but he has what he might describe as a rough working draft, a practical outline, good for everyday purposes.
  • Even more strikingly than the everyday habit of the priest, the vestments, properly so called, are ornate, grotesque, inconvenient, and, at least ostensibly, comfortless to the point of distress.
  • This the king had ordered, because he wouldn't have the mirth at the palace spoilt by those dirty blackguards; and thither, too, only just as much food as would keep body and soul together was sent over everyday.
  • The dog's plan was to pretend to be but an everyday stray dog, and to this end, he rolled several times in a mud-puddle; the cat, too, was to appear as a stray cat, and neglected his fine black coat in order to look the part.
  • It is obvious that a very large part of the everyday meaning of will is precisely the deliberate or conscious disposition to persist and endure in a planned course of action in spite of difficulties and contrary solicitations.
  • And not only that, but it might be the prevalent and everyday language of Scandinavia and Denmark and Holland, of all Africa, all North America, of the Pacific coasts of Asia and of India, the universal international language, and in a fair way to be the universal language of mankind.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Phil Collins, License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Normcore, License CC BY-SA 4.0
2. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Durian, License CC BY-SA 4.0