verb (used without object), dat·ed, dat·ing.
verb (used with object), dat·ed, dat·ing.
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Idioms for date
Origin of date1
OTHER WORDS FROM date
Definition for date (2 of 2)
Origin of date2
Example sentences from the Web for date
Meanwhile, a quarter of American adults say they’ve gone on a date with someone they met online or via a dating app, and about 12 percent have found a committed relationship that way.
It did not announce a reopening date, but officials said the closure will last at least through January.Smithsonian museums, zoo to close as coronavirus caseload in D.C. region hits record for 16th day|Dana Hedgpeth, Ovetta Wiggins|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
She was frazzled, and she had no idea what her date looked like.Date Lab: It didn’t ‘take much to get us to start talking’|Prachi Gupta|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Highs drop back to the mid- to upper 50s but are still seasonable for the date.D.C.-area forecast: Cool sunshine today, but it turns milder Friday and Saturday|David Streit|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Highs mainly in the mid-40s were a good 10 degrees or more below normal for the date.PM Update: Hard freeze tonight for much of the area, then we start warming up Thursday|Ian Livingston|November 18, 2020|Washington Post
Her focus has clearly shifted—now she's more concerned with molding these men into dateable shape than with finding them dates.
The Daily Beast crunched the numbers to pinpoint the 36 cities with the most—and least—dateable guys.
Basically, however, their proportions are the same, dateable to the early nineteenth century but with much less style involved.Huntley|Tony P. Wrenn
British Dictionary definitions for date (1 of 2)
- an appointment for a particular time, esp with a person to whom one is sexually or romantically attachedshe has a dinner date
- the person with whom the appointment is made
- to be a boyfriend or girlfriend of (someone of the opposite sex)
- to accompany (a member of the opposite sex) on a date
Derived forms of datedatable or dateable, adjectivedateless, adjective
Word Origin for date
British Dictionary definitions for date (2 of 2)
Word Origin for date
Idioms and Phrases with date
In addition to the idiom beginning with date
- date rape
- bring up to date
- double date
- make a date
- out of date
- to date
- up to date