rain date

noun

Definition of rain date

: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.

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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