Definition of tomorrow in English:


Line breaks: to|mor¦row
Pronunciation: /təˈmɒrəʊ


  • 1On the day after today: the show opens tomorrow
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    • The coroner will be opening an inquest either today or tomorrow.
    • One of the biggest sales of the year takes place today and tomorrow with 8,500 sheep going under the hammer.
    • The Met Office is predicting ice and snow today and tomorrow, and motorists are being warned to take extra care.
  • 1.1In the future, especially the near future: fickle buyers who may be gone tomorrow
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    • Ask around the dinner table today and plan to check your medical future tomorrow.
    • If we allow someone to select the sex of their baby today, tomorrow we will have to allow selection for eye and hair colour.
    • Without them they can lose their jobs today and their benefits tomorrow.


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  • 1The day after today: tomorrow is going to be a special day
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    • From tomorrow, they will no longer sell any tobacco items including lighters.
    • From tomorrow, however, there is likely to be at least a temporary end to the sizzling spell.
    • A few more hours cooking and then leave it at room temperature for a day and that is tomorrow's supper sorted.
  • 1.1The future, especially the near future: today’s engineers are tomorrow’s buyers
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    • In Australia as elsewhere in the world, Chardonnay is seen as the grape of today and of tomorrow.
    • The Fringe likes to think of itself of as the festival where you see the stars of tomorrow today.
    • Lastly, I would like to add that young Namibians are the leaders of a near tomorrow.


as if there was (or as though there were) no tomorrow

With no regard for the future consequences: I ate as if there was no tomorrow
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  • He gnawed and bit and scratched as if there was no tomorrow!
  • The banks are still lending as if there was no tomorrow.
  • She and Dan would swim and swim as if there was no tomorrow.

tomorrow morning (or afternoon etc.)

In the morning (or afternoon etc.) of tomorrow: What are you doing tomorrow night?
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  • Well, both ships will arrive in the area tomorrow afternoon, Saturday afternoon local time.
  • It'll be a soggy old world in Somerset tomorrow morning, even soggier than it was this morning.
  • They promised to fix it this morning, but now it's going to take until tomorrow morning.

tomorrow is another day

Said after a bad experience to express one’s belief that the future will be better: there’s always hope because tomorrow is another day
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  • Who knows, tomorrow is another day and you never know what is going to come in the door.
  • Take each day as it comes and at the end of the day, if things still aren't done, remember that tomorrow is another day.
  • This is just a phase, it will pass, now get some rest, tomorrow is another day!

tomorrow week

British A week from tomorrow: the Championships begin tomorrow week
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  • They were using the occasion to get into shape for their pre-season tour of Australia which begins tomorrow week and lasts until April 5.
  • Hundreds of people are gearing up to take part in the second Great York Dragon Boat Challenge tomorrow week.
  • A number of celebrities from the world of golf have helped to support tomorrow week's event by donating memorabilia, which will be auctioned.


Middle English (as two words): from the preposition to + morrow. Compare with today and tonight.

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