1. a phrase signifying a repetitive routine; nothing out of the ordinary
before starting a work day people say 'another day, another dollar'
The phrase 'another day, another dollar', is an American phrase used to express that everything is routine and nothing eventful or extraordinary happened. This is usually used to talk about work or as a response to 'How was your day?'. It can also be used to joke about the working day ahead as if the worker doesn't look forward to working. It is a casual expression more likely to be used with people you know.