Definition of "date" [date]

  • Time stated in terms of the day, month, and year. (noun)
  • A statement of calendar time, as on a document. (noun)
  • A specified day of a month. (noun)
  • A particular point or period of time at which something happened or existed, or is expected to happen. (noun)
  • The years of someone's birth and death: Beethoven's dates were 1770 to 1827. (noun)
  • A specified day of the month (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • The particular day or year of an event (noun)
  • The years of a person's birth and death or of the beginning and end of an event or period (noun)
  • An inscription on a coin, letter, etc, stating when it was made or written (noun)
  • An appointment for a particular time, esp with a person to whom one is sexually or romantically attached (noun)
  • The person with whom the appointment is made (noun)
  • The present moment; now (esp in the phrases to date, up to date) (noun)
  • To mark (a letter, coin, etc) with the day, month, or year (verb)
  • To assign a date of occurrence or creation to (verb)
  • To have originated (at a specified time) (verb)
  • To reveal the age of (verb)
  • To make or become old-fashioned (verb)
  • To be a boyfriend or girlfriend of (someone of the opposite sex) (verb)
  • To accompany (a member of the opposite sex) on a date (verb)

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Use "date" in a sentence
  • "** We went out on one what could be consider a date date*** but we hung out quite a bit."
  • "Milizia, when in doubt about the date of Alberti's birth, did not go too far in saying "_disgrazia grande per chi si trova la sua felicità nelle date_.""
  • "* Format user date for the Upcoming Birthday Mod function format_dateucb ($date, $format = false) $lang_dates = $this-lang [ 'datetime'];"