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What it means:
If something makes your day, it makes you very happy. I also feel that you need an element of surprise for someting to make your day. It is not just happiness, it is unexpected happiness.
When to use it:
You can use this idiom whether it is something or someone that makes you happy.
Receiving a message from a friend, finally finding that top you have been looking for, finding a 5 euro note in one of your pockets or even realising a new episode of your favourite TV show is out are all things that could make your day.
Other interesting idioms in M:
- Make ends meet – If it is hard to make ends meet, it is difficult to live with the money you earn.
- Make someone’s blood boil – Something that makes your blood boil makes you angry.
- More than one way to skin a cat – This means that there is more than one way to achieve the same result.
Keep on learning!