24/7

Meaning

Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week

24/7 means twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. It is another way of saying "all the time."

24/7 is stated as "twenty-four seven" in verbal conversation and sometimes used for referencing continuous hours of business operation, such as a grocery store or pharmacy that is open 24/7. The term is also used for exaggerating time.

Example

"It seems like my mind is running 24/7 these days."

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Last Updated: June 28, 2016

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