seize the day

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To enjoy the present and not worry about the future; to live for the moment.

Etymology:

  • Calque of Latin carpe diem.
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Submitted on September 01, 2009

Additional definitions for 'seize the day':

seize the dayTo make the most of today by achieving fulfillment in a philosophical or spiritual sense.
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profiter du présent

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