Definitions of date

  1. To reckon; to begin; to be dated.
  2. To note the time of writing or executing; to express in an instrument the time of its execution; as, to date a letter, a bond, a deed, or a charter.
  3. To note or fix the time of, as of an event; to give the date of; as, to date the building of the pyramids.
  4. To mark with a definite time; to find the definite time of.
  5. To affix the date to.
  6. To note the time of.
  7. To mark with a date; assign a date to.
  8. To have beginning; to begin; to be dated or reckoned; - with from.
  9. To bear the statement of a time; reckon to have existed from a given time.
  10. To reckon time.
  11. date regularly; have a steady relationship with; " Did you know that she is seeing an older man?"; " He is dating his former wife again!"
  12. assign a date to; determine the ( probable) date of; " Scientists often cannot date precisely archeological or prehistorical findings"
  13. stamp with a date, as of a postmark; " The package is dated November 24"
  14. To bear date; with from.
  15. To affix the date to; to note or fix the time of an event or transaction.
  16. To write, fix, or note the time of any event, & c.; to reckon; to begin.
  17. a participant in a date; " his date never stopped talking"
  18. the present; " they are up to date"; " we haven't heard from them to date"
  19. the specified day of the month; " what is the date today?"
  20. a particular day specified as the time something will happen; " the date of the election is set by law"
  21. the particular year ( usually according to the Gregorian calendar) that an event occurred; " he tried to memorizes all the dates for his history class"
  22. a particular but unspecified point in time; " they hoped to get together at an early date"
  23. the particular day, month, or year ( usually according to the Gregorian calendar) that an event occurred; " he tried to memorizes all the dates for his history class"
  24. provide with a dateline; mark with a date; " She wrote the letter on Monday but she dated it Saturday so as not to reveal that she procrastinated"
  25. stamp with a date; " The package is dated November 24"
  26. go on a date with; " Tonight she is dating a former high school sweetheart"
  27. The fruit of the date palm; also, the date palm itself.
  28. That addition to a writing, inscription, coin, etc., which specifies the time ( as day, month, and year) when the writing or inscription was given, or executed, or made; as, the date of a letter, of a will, of a deed, of a coin. etc.
  29. The point of time at which a transaction or event takes place, or is appointed to take place; a given point of time; epoch; as, the date of a battle.
  30. Assigned end; conclusion.
  31. Given or assigned length of life; dyration.
  32. The time of an event or transaction; as, July 4 is the date on which we celebrate our independence; duration; a statement which names the time of issuing of a writing, book, document, etc.; the present time: used in out of date and up to date; colloquially, an engagement for a fixed time; the edible fruit of the date palm.
  33. The time when a letter is given or written: the time of any event: a stipulated time.
  34. The fruit of the date- palm, so called from its fancied resemblance to the finger.
  35. The time of any event, fruit of the date- palm.
  36. The time of some event; a point of time.
  37. A sweet Oriental stone- fruit, or the tree bearing it.
  38. The time when an event happened or anything was done; the specification of this in a document or letter; duration; period.
  39. The fruit of the date- palm.
  40. The day, month, and year in which anything was given or executed; the time of any event or transaction; period; age; era; epoch.
  41. The fruit of the date- palm tree.
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