- The definition of daily is done, published or calculated every day.
An example of something daily is a daily delivery of supplies to a restaurant.
- Daily is defined as every day or day after day.
An example of daily used as an adverb is in the phrase "daily running," which means running that happens every day.
- A daily means a newspaper that comes out every day.
An example of a daily is a paper published each morning.
- done, happening, published, etc. every day or every weekday
- calculated by the day: daily rate
Origin of dailyMiddle English dayly from Old English dæglic from dæg, day
- a daily newspaper
- [usually pl.] rush (noun)
- Of or occurring during the day.
- Happening or done every day: the physician's daily rounds.
- Computed or assessed for each day: a daily record.
- Everyday: casual clothes only for daily use.
- Every day: Exercise daily.
- Once a day: Wind the clock daily.
- A newspaper published every day or every weekday.
- dailies The first, unedited print of movie film usually viewed after a day's shooting; the rushes.
Origin of dailyMiddle English dayly from Old English dæglīc from dæg day ; see day .
- dai′li·ness dai′ly·ness
From Middle English dayly, from Old English dæġlīċ, from dæġ + -līċ (equivalent to modern day + -ly).