Meaning of “date” - Learner’s Dictionary

date

noun [ C ] us uk /deɪt/
Extra Examples
She stamped the date on the invoice.The space for the date was left blank.Write your date of birth here.What's today's date?Don't forget to write the date on the cheque.
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)