date

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Inflections of 'date' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
dates
v 3rd person singular
dating
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
dated
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
dated
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

date

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. my [arrival, departure] date
  2. the [due, filing, final] date for
  3. the [release, publication] date
  4. the date of [release]
  5. your date of birth
  6. before the [expiration, expiry, sell-by] date
  7. save the date
  8. write the date (on)
  9. sign and date
  10. what is the date today?
  11. the letter bore the date of
  12. [sort, organize, arrange] by date
  13. will [talk, see, decide] at a later date
  14. will [talk] on a later date
  15. [fix, set] a date for the wedding
  16. [discuss, offer, consider] alternative dates
  17. a [dinner, dance, party] date
  18. asked her (out) on a date
  19. are out on their first date
  20. on his first date (with)
  21. [kissed, argued, hit it off] on their first date
  22. went out on a blind date
  23. is going out on a date (with)
  24. is his date for the [night, prom]
  25. the [band's, group's, singer's] next date
  26. have a date with destiny
  27. [eat, like] dates
  28. Medjool dates
v
  1. is dating [her, his daughter, her crush]
  2. asked her to date him
  3. have been dating for [five years]
  4. have dated for [five years]
  5. [too young, old enough] to date
  6. the [artifact, skeleton, fossil] was dated at [100 thousand years]
  7. try to date the [artifact]
  8. [impossible, difficult] to date
  9. the [artifact] dates back to [100 BCE, the bronze age]
  10. the [letter, document, antique] dates from [1850]
  11. the [letter, email] is dated [July 4]
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