due date

noun

Definition of due date

  1. 1 :  the day by which something must be done, paid, etc. The due date for the assignment is Friday. Tomorrow's the due date for our electricity bill.

  2. 2 :  the day when a woman is expected to give birth She started having contractions two weeks before her due date.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  owed or owing as a debt

    :  owed or owing as a natural or moral right

    :  according to accepted notions or procedures :  appropriate

  1. :  something due (see 1due) or owed: such as

    :  something that rightfully belongs to one

    :  a payment or obligation required by law or custom :  debt

  1. :  directly, exactly

    :  duly

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  1. :  the brown, oblong edible fruit of a palm (Phoenix dactylifera)

    :  the tall palm with pinnate leaves that yields the date

  1. :  the time at which an event occurs

    :  a statement of the time of execution (see execution 1) or making

    :  duration

  1. :  to determine the period of time to which something belongs :  to determine the date (see 2date 3) of

    :  to record the time of the execution or making of :  mark with the date

    :  to mark with characteristics typical of a particular period


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