Dating definition

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.
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The setting of a date on which an event or transaction is to take place or take effect.
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An estimation of the age of an artifact, biological vestige, linguistic usage, etc.
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Dating is defined as to be romantically involved with someone.

An example of dating is two people seeing each other exclusively for six months.

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The definition of dating is marking, assigning or recording with a date, or showing that something is typical for a certain time period.

An example of dating is marking bread loaves with the date they were baked.

An example of dating is an antique dealer deciding when a piece of furniture was made.

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Present participle of date.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
dating
Plural:
datings