Translation of "date" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

date

noun [ C ] uk /deɪt/ us /deɪt/
DAY 日期

A1 a numbered day in a month, often given with a combination of the name of the day, the month, and the year

日期;日子
What's the date (today)?/What date is it?/What's today's date? 今天是几号?
UK Today's date is 11 June (the eleventh of June).
US Today's date is June 11 (June the eleventh).
What is your date of birth? 你的出生日期是哪一天?
The closing date for applications is the end of this month. 申请截止日期为本月底。
We agreed to meet again at a later date. 我们定好晚些时候再会面。
I'd like to fix a date for our next meeting. 我想定下我们下次会面的日期。
I made a date (= agreed a date and time) to see her about the house. 我已与她说好了见面谈房子的日期。
→ See also out of date , up to date

a particular year

年份
The date on the coin is 1789. 硬币上的年份是1789年。
Albert Einstein's dates are 1879 to 1955 (= he was born in 1879 and died in 1955). 阿尔伯特‧爱因斯坦生于1879年,卒于1955年。

a month and a year

(年月)时间
The expiry (US expiration) date of this certificate is August 2017. 本证书的失效日期为2017年8月
MEETING 会面

B1 a social meeting planned before it happens, especially one between two people who have or might have a romantic relationship

(异性间的)约会,幽会
He asked her out on a date. 他把她约了出去。
She has a hot date (= an exciting meeting) tonight. 她今晚有一个朝思暮想的约会。

mainly US a person you have a romantic meeting with

约会对象
Who's your date for the prom? 你约了谁去参加舞会?
PERFORMANCE 表演

a performance

演出,表演
They've just finished an exhausting 75-date European tour. 他们刚刚结束了欧洲巡回表演,一共演了75场,可谓筋疲力尽。
FRUIT 水果

C1 the sweet fruit of various types of palm tree

海枣
verb uk /deɪt/ us /deɪt/
TIME 时间

B1 [ T ] to write the day's date on something you have written or made

在…上写上日子,在…上标明日期
[ + obj + noun ] Thank you for your letter dated 30 August. 谢谢你8月30日的来信。

[ T ] to say how long something has existed or when it was made

确定…的年代,推算…形成的时间
Archaeologists have been unable to date these fossils. 考古学家无法确定这些化石的生成年代。
An antique dealer had dated the vase at (= said that it was made in) 1734. 古玩经销商推算那个花瓶的制造年代为1734年。
MEET 会见

B1 [ I or T ] mainly US to regularly spend time with someone you have a romantic relationship with

约会,(和…)谈恋爱
They dated for five years before they got married. 他们谈了5年恋爱才结婚。
How long have you been dating Nicky? 你和尼基谈恋爱有多久了?
SHOW AGE 变老

[ I ] to stop being fashionable or become old-fashioned

过时,不流行;表明(某人的)年龄;揭示…的年代
Some James Bond films have dated more than others. 和另外一些电影相比,詹姆斯‧邦德系列电影中有一些很快就过时了。

[ T ] to show the age of a person or thing

过时,不流行;表明(某人的)年龄;揭示…的年代
I can remember watching live TV coverage of the first lunar landing, so that dates me (= shows how old I am). 我还能记得观看首次登月电视直播的情景,由此可以看出我的年纪。

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(Translation of “date” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)