|1.||[ noun ] the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside|
"the dawn turned night into day" "it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime"
|Related terms:||night time_period afternoon evening midafternoon day morning|
|2.||[ adjective ] happening during or appropriate to the day|
"a daytime job" "daytime television" "daytime clothes"
|Related terms:||nighttime diurnal|