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Adjective: dated  dey-tid
  1. Marked by features of the immediate and usually discounted past
Verb: date  deyt
  1. Meet with a lover or potential lover
    "Tonight she is dating a former high school sweetheart"
     
  2. Stamp with a date
    "The package is dated November 24";
    - date stamp
     
  3. Assign a date to; determine the (probable) date of
    "Scientists often cannot date precisely archeological or prehistorical findings"
     
  4. Date regularly; have a steady relationship with
    "He is dating his former wife again!";
    - go steady, go out, see
     
  5. Provide with a dateline; mark with a date
    "She wrote the letter on Monday but she dated it Saturday so as not to reveal that she procrastinated"

See also: daggy [Austral, NZ], unfashionable, unstylish

Type of: affiliate, associate, assort, consort, determine, furnish, go out, provide, render, set, stamp, supply

Encyclopedia: Dated

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