What does the slang call it a day mean?

Stop a particular activity for the rest of the day, as in It’s past five o’clock so let’s call it a day. Similarly, call it a night means “to stop something for the rest of the night,” as in One more hand of bridge and then let’s call it a night.

What does he’ll rue the day mean?

regret bitterly
to feel sorrow over; repent of; regret bitterly: to rue the loss of opportunities. to wish that (something) had never been done, taken place, etc.: I rue the day he was born. verb (used without object), rued, ru·ing. to feel sorrow, repentance, or regret. noun.

What does it mean to say to this day?

Definition of to this day : up to now : even now : continuing until today To this day, I still don’t know what happened. The belief persists to this day.

What does I’ll be mean?

An expression of surprise or astonishment, especially regarding some recent revelation. Bob: “You know, if you run your washing machine at night, you can save a lot of money on your electric bill.” John: “I’ll be, I never knew that before!” Well, I’ll be!

Shall we call it a day idiom?

to stop what you are doing because you do not want to do any more or think you have done enough: I’m getting a bit tired now – let’s call it a day.

What does ruled the day mean?

(idiomatic) To set the standard which guides behavior; to control a situation, group, strategy, etc.

What does the name Rue mean?

The name Rue is primarily a female name of English origin that means Herb Or Diminutive Form Of Ruth.

What can I say instead of to this day?


  • at the moment.
  • at this moment.
  • at this time.
  • here and now.
  • just now.
  • momentarily.
  • right now.
  • this day.

How do you use on this day?

We use ‘this day’ to talk about ‘today’ (old-fashioned) or else an event that happened on the same date in the past. On this day in AD 301 San Marino, one of the smallest nations in the world, was founded, and in 1939, Britain declared war on Germany after the invasion of Poland. “This day” today means “September 3rd”.

What does I’ll be with you mean?

I’ll be with you in a minute!: I will arrive very soon! idiom.

What is i’ll in grammar?

contraction. I shall; I will. ‘I’ll arrange it’

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