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English definition of “speed dating”

speed dating

noun [U]    
a way of meeting people for possible romantic relationships that involves talking with a lot of people for a short time to see if you like themFinding a partner
(Definition of speed dating noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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