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dating

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dating

  1. the series of social engagements shared by a couple looking to get married <their dating had been going on for so long that she was starting to wonder if she'd ever take that trip down the aisle> Synonyms courting, courtship, lovemaking, suitRelated Words suit, wooing; affair (also affaire), love affair, romance; betrothal, engagement





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