day\ in,\ day\ out

• day in and day out
• day in, day out
• week in, week out
• year in, year out
adv. phr.
Regularly; consistently; all the time; always.

He plays good tennis day in and day out.

- Also used with several other time words in place of day: week, month, year.

Every summer, year in, year out, the ice cream man comes back to the park.


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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