Meaning of “date” - Learner’s Dictionary

date

noun [ C ] uk us /deɪt/
PARTICULAR DAY

A1 a particular day of the month or year:

"What's the date today?" "It's the fifth."
Please give your name, address and date of birth.
ARRANGED TIME

B1 a time when something has been arranged to happen:

Let's make a date to have lunch.
We agreed to finish the report at a later date.
to date formal

B2 up to the present time:

This novel is his best work to date.
GOING OUT

B1 a romantic meeting when two people go out somewhere, such as to a restaurant or to see a film:

He's asked her out on a date.
PERSON

someone who you are having a romantic meeting with:

Who's your date for the prom?
FRUIT

a sticky brown fruit with a long seed inside

→ See also blind date , sell-by date

(Definition of “date noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)