- to take part in a double date.
- to accompany (someone) on a double date: They double-dated the two sisters.
Origin of double-date
First recorded in 1945–50
- a date on which two couples go together.
Origin of double date
First recorded in 1920–25
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Examples from the Web for double-date
She says that, shortly after a rough breakup, she went on a double-date with a man and Cosby and his wife, Camille.Bill Cosby’s Long List of Accusers (So Far): 18 Alleged Sexual Assault Victims Between 1965-2004
November 24, 2014
And then we need the double-date photo to end all double-date photos.Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Got Married and We’re Worried About Jennifer Aniston
Kevin Fallon, Tim Teeman
August 28, 2014
Word Origin and History for double-date
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Idioms and Phrases with double-date
A social engagement in which two couples go together, as in They went on a double date with her brother and his girlfriend. [c. 1920]
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