Related formsdat·ed·ly, adverbdat·ed·ness, nounun·dat·ed, adjective
Definition for dated (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), dat·ed, dat·ing.
verb (used with object), dat·ed, dat·ing.
Origin of date1
Examples from the Web for dated
Ziad and Sabrine dated in secret during their time at university.
“We dated for a couple of years before we decided to do anything musical together,” says Dawn.Viral Video Pioneers: How Pomplamoose is Turning YouTube Stardom Into a Sustainable Profession|Oliver Jones|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They dated through high school, then married after graduation.
Louis-Dreyfus made a joke that Cranston looked like a character Elaine had dated on Seinfeld.The Best Emmys Moments: Seth Meyers, Bryan Cranston, and a 'Seinfeld' Kiss|Kevin Fallon|August 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I dated someone for almost three years and we broke up two or three years ago,” Norton confides.
A letter of his to M. de Burigny, dated 6th September 1727, is sweetly optimistic.The Anglo-French Entente in the Seventeenth Century|Charles Bastide
Your despatches, dated February the 6th and 8th, were safely received by us about the middle of April.
To make it short, I fell, and dated her up to meet me down-town the next day and call on the railroad bandits.Gullible's Travels, Etc.|Ring W. Lardner
Probably this formula should not be dated so early as the first, or even the second century.The Messiah in Moses and the Prophets|Eleazar Lord
Across, in the north aisle, the easternmost window in the north wall is a Tree of Jesse, dated 1523.Stained Glass Tours in France|Charles Hitchcock Sherrill
British Dictionary definitions for dated (1 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for dated (2 of 3)
- 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 Formsdatable or dateable, adjectivedateless, adjective
Word Origin for date
British Dictionary definitions for dated (3 of 3)
Word Origin for date
Idioms and Phrases with dated
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- out of date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