blind date

noun
Updated on: 11 Apr 2018

Definition of blind date

1 : a date between two persons who have not previously met
2 : either participant in a blind date

Examples of blind date in a Sentence

  1. She went out on a blind date with her friend's cousin.

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First Known Use of blind date

1923

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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BLIND DATE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of blind date for English Language Learners

  • : an occasion for two people who do not know each other to meet and decide if they may want to have a romantic relationship



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