twenty-four/seven


twenty-four/seven
= 24/7
Каждый день и всё время, т. е. круглосуточно. Это выражение появилось в 1980-е гг.

You must be careful in that part of the world. Be on your guard twenty-four/seven. — Ты должен быть осторожен в этих краях. Будь всё время начеку.


English-Russian dictionary of expressions. 2014.

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