dated

[ dey-tid ]
/ ˈdeɪ tɪd /

adjective

having or showing a date: a dated record of all meetings.
out-of-date; old-fashioned: a nostalgic program of dated songs.

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Origin of dated

First recorded in 1580–90; date1 + -ed3

SYNONYMS FOR dated

OTHER WORDS FROM dated

dat·ed·ly, adverbdat·ed·ness, nounun·dat·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for datedness

dated
/ (ˈdeɪtɪd) /

adjective

unfashionable; outmodeddated clothes
(of a security) having a fixed date for redemption
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