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English definition of “date”

date

noun [C] (MEETING)    /deɪt/
B1 a social meeting planned before it happens , especially one between two people who have or might have a romantic relationship : He's asked her out on a date. She has a hot date (= an exciting meeting ) tonight .Meeting peopleOfficial meetingsFinding a partner mainly US a person you have a romantic meeting with: Who's your date for the prom ?Romantic and sexual partners
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