1. of or belonging to or occurring every day

    Synonyms : day-after-day, day-by-day, day-to-day
    Examples :
    • daily routine
    • a daily paper
  2. gradually and progressively

    Synonyms : day by day
  3. appropriate for ordinary or routine occasions

    Synonyms : casual, everyday
  4. a newspaper that is published every day

    Type Of : newspaper, paper
  5. every day; without missing a day

    Examples :
    • he stops by daily


  1. sap of life or energy

    Synonyms : devitalise
    Antonyms : vitalize
    Type Of : weaken
    Examples :
    • The recession devitalized the economy


  1. having the attention diverted especially because of anxiety

    Synonyms : distrait


  1. any of several herbs of the genus Taraxacum having long tap roots and deeply notched leaves and bright yellow flowers followed by fluffy seed balls

    Synonyms : blowball
    Type Of : herb, herbaceous plant


  1. irritable as if suffering from indigestion

    Synonyms : atrabilious, bilious, liverish
  2. a person suffering from indigestion

    Type Of : diseased person, sick person, sufferer
  3. suffering from dyspepsia


  1. recite in elocution

    Synonyms : recite
    Type Of : do, execute, perform
  2. speak against in an impassioned manner

    Synonyms : inveigh
    Type Of : protest
    Examples :
    • he declaimed against the wasteful ways of modern society


  1. a person who is physically weak and ineffectual

    Synonyms : weakling, wuss
    Type Of : mortal, somebody, someone, soul, individual, person
  2. a mat placed outside an exterior door for wiping the shoes before entering

    Synonyms : welcome mat
    Type Of : mat


  1. an entertainment that provokes pleased interest and distracts you from worries and vexations

    Synonyms : beguilement
    Type Of : entertainment, amusement
  2. the act of distracting; drawing someone's attention away from something

    Synonyms : misdirection
    Type Of : revision, alteration
  3. an obstacle to attention

    Type Of : inattention
  4. mental turmoil

    Type Of : disarray, muddiness, mental confusion, confusedness, confusion
    Examples :
    • he drives me to distraction


  1. a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern)

    Synonyms : deflection, deflexion, deviation, digression, diversion
    Type Of : turning, turn
  2. a message that departs from the main subject

    Synonyms : aside, digression, excursus, parenthesis
    Type Of : subject matter, message, content, substance


  1. not as far along as normal in development