Postdate meaning

pōst-dāt, pōst-
To occur later than; follow in time.
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To occur after an event or time; to exist later on in time.
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To assign an effective date to a document or action later than the actual date.

To postdate a contract, that is, to date it later than the time when it was in fact made.

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To affix a date to after the event.
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(obsolete) Postdated; made or done after the date assigned.
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To put a date on (a check, for example) that is later than the actual date.
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To assign a later date to than the actual or current date.
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To write such a date on.
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To be subsequent to.
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Origin of postdate

  • post- +"Ž date

    From Wiktionary