twenty-four-seven
twenty-four-seven wenty-four-seven adj. & adv. (tw[e^]n"t[=e]f[^o]r-s[e^]v"en) [From 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.] Without interruption; non-stop; continuous; as, the computer manufacturer provides 24/7 technical help.

Syn: 24/7, 7/24 [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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