dated

adjective dat·ed

Definition of dated

  1. 1 :  provided with a date a dated document

  2. 2 :  outmoded, old-fashioned dated formalities

datedly

adverb

datedness

noun

Examples of dated in a Sentence

  1. The band's music sounds dated now.

  2. The information was quite dated and no longer useful.

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First Known Use of dated

1578


DATED Defined for English Language Learners

dated

adjective

Definition of dated for English Language Learners

  • : coming from or belonging to a time in the past : old-fashioned or out-of-date



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