(noun, adverb)


1. on the day preceding today

- yesterday the weather was beautiful

2. in the recent past; only a short time ago

- I was not born yesterday!

Sentences with yesterday as an adverb:

- I started to watch the video yesterday, but could only finish it this evening.


1. the day immediately before today

- it was in yesterday's newspapers

Definition categories: time, day

2. the recent past

- yesterday's solutions are not good enough

- we shared many yesterdays

Definition categories: time, past, yesteryear

Sentences with yesterday as a noun:

- Today is the child of yesterday and the parent of tomorrow.

- Yesterday was rainy, but by this morning it had begun to snow.

- yesterday's technology