rain date

noun

Definition of rain date

  1. :  an alternative date set aside for use if a scheduled event must be postponed due to rain

Examples of rain date in a sentence

  1. The bike trip is scheduled for May 18th, with a rain date of May 25th.

1954

First Known Use of rain date

1954


RAIN DATE Defined for English Language Learners

rain date

noun

Definition of rain date for English Language Learners

  • : a date for something to happen if it cannot happen on its original date because of rain

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