What does dating mean?

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dat·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dating, geological dating(noun)

    use of chemical analysis to estimate the age of geological specimens

Wiktionary

  1. dating(Noun)

    A form of romantic courtship typically between two individuals with the aim of assessing the other's suitability as a partner in an intimate relationship or as a spouse. The result of dating may at any time lead to friendship, any level of intimate relationship, marriage, or no relation.

  2. dating(Noun)

    An estimation of the age of an artifact, biological vestige, linguistic usage, etc.

  3. dating(Noun)

    The setting of a date on which an event or transaction is to take place or take effect.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dating

    of Date

Freebase

  1. Dating

    Dating is a form of courtship consisting of social activities done by two people with the aim of each assessing the other's suitability as a partner in an intimate relationship or as a spouse. While the term has several meanings, it usually refers to the act of meeting and engaging in some mutually agreed upon social activity in public, together, as a couple. The protocols and practices of dating, and the terms used to describe it, vary considerably from country to country. The most common idea is two people trying out a relationship and exploring whether they're compatible by going out together in public as a couple, who may or may not yet be having sexual relations. This period of courtship is sometimes seen as a precursor to engagement or marriage.

How to pronounce dating?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say dating in sign language?

  1. dating

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dating in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of dating in a Sentence

  1. Orange County District Attorney:

    Online Dating Rituals of the American Male.

  2. Carole Radziwill:

    I’m not on dating apps. I’m not swiping.

  3. Rita Mae Brown:

    Computer dating is fine, if you’re a computer.

  4. Bethenny Frankel:

    I’m single and dating, [I’m] utterly available.

  5. Syed Rizwan Farook:

    They were radicalized before they started dating online.

Images & Illustrations of dating

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