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Definition of Date

Date

  1. The fruit of the date palm; also, the date palm itself.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. Assigned end; conclusion.
  5. Given or assigned length of life; dyration.
  6. 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.
  7. To note or fix the time of, as of an event; to give the date of; as, to date the building of the pyramids.
  8. To have beginning; to begin; to be dated or reckoned; -- with from.

Date Quotations

There is just no comparison between having a dinner date with a man and staying home playing canasta with the girls.
Marilyn Monroe

Consider the fellow. He never spends his time telling you about his previous night's date. You get the idea he has eyes only for you and wouldn't think of looking at another woman.
Marilyn Monroe

The over-all point is that new technology will not necessarily replace old technology, but it will date it. By definition. Eventually, it will replace it. But it's like people who had black-and-white TVs when color came out. They eventually decided whether or not the new technology was worth the investment.
Steve Jobs

Bisexuality immediately doubles your chances for a date on Saturday night.
Woody Allen

Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, however, that marriage is some weeks the more ancient.
Voltaire
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Date Translations

date in Afrikaans is datum, dateer, afspraak
date in Danish is datum, daddel
date in Dutch is dadel, dactylus
date in French is date, rendez-vous, datent, datez, datons, datte
date in German is Termin, Zeitangabe, Datum, Zeitpunkt, Datum
date in Italian is data, dattero
date in Latin is balanus
date in Norwegian is daddel, avtale

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