datenoun [ C ]uk /deɪt/ us /deɪt/
date noun [ C ] (DAY)
What's the date (today)?/What date is it?/What's today's date? 今天是几号？
The date on the coin is 1789. 硬币上的年份是1789年。
- We've written to him asking him if he's free on that date but we haven't had an answer yet.
- As the date of his operation drew near, he became more and more anxious.
- If necessary, we can always change the dates of our trip.
- Do you know the date of Caroline and Matthew's wedding?
- Applications received after the closing date will not be accepted.
date noun [ C ] (MEETING)
He asked her out on a date. 他把她约了出去。
date noun [ C ] (PERFORMANCE)
date verb (TIME)
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
- The TV programme shows archaeologists using the latest technology to date things they have found.
- Your cheque should be dated before or on the day the bill is due.
- When they lifted the carpet, they found a newspaper dated 5 August 1952.
- The portrait is signed and dated 1893.
- The painting, dated 1928, is expected to fetch up to £250,000.
date verb (MEET)
How long have you been dating Nicky? 你和尼基谈恋爱有多久了？
- She dated a string of actors before she met her first husband.
- She became famous when she started dating one of the country's top football stars.
- Would you date a man ten years younger than yourself?
- Their parents didn't approve of their relationship so they had to date in secret.
- The two of them dated for a while, but it didn't work out.
date verb (SHOW AGE)