dated dated  /ˈdeɪ tɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) marked by features of the immediate and usually discounted past

Usage(s):

  1. With more and more sites emphasizing flexibility and user control over content, Evite's fill-in-the-blanks approach feels clumsy and dated.
  2. At 37, I have Internet-dated, speed-dated, office-dated and even dated the guy next door.
  3. The two dated during junior and senior year of high school; the last time the two saw each other was on the day they graduated.

News

  1. A Lesson In Kremlinology

    An astonishing article dated June 20 in the Wall Street Journal should cause deep dismay in capitals across the Western alliance. Its headline ran: “As Sanctions Bite, Iran Invests in Georgia”. This is the same Georgia that applied in vain for membership of NATO and the EU, that sent troops to Iraq and Afghanistan and strained like a salmon through the post-Soviet years to change its destiny ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. PowerShares’ Short-Dated Junk ETF Launches

    Another fixed-income ETF targeting short-dated junk bonds is now part of yield-hungry investors’ toolboxes.Invesco PowerShares today launched a short-term, high-yield global bond ETF that it firs...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: IndexUniverse.com via Yahoo! Finance

  3. PowerShares’ Short-Dated Junk ETF Live Thurs

    Another fixed-income ETF targeting short-dated junk bonds will be part of yield-hungry investors’ toolboxes on June 20.Invesco PowerShares on Thursday will launch a short-term, high-yield global ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: IndexUniverse.com via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Replying to the question, Timberlake said: "I don't know, to be honest with you. I haven't spoken to her in years. I mean, there's no ill will - I have nothing but love for her. It's funny because we dated each other at a time ...... wow, I haven't...
    on Sep 21, 2007 By: Justin Timberlake Source: Times of India

  2. Commissioner Selig said, "It is time for the game to move forward. There is little to be gained at this point in debating dated misconduct and enduring numerous disciplinary proceedings. Educating children and their parents about the dangers of...
    on Apr 11, 2008 By: Bud Selig Source: MLB.com

  3. "I think it's fair to say that had I not been a Stevie Wonder fan, Michelle might not have dated me," Obama said.
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters

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