Thesaurus

dated

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of dated

(Entry 1 of 2)

dated

verb
past tense of date

Synonyms of dated (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to go on a social engagement with
  • I don't want to date him—I'd rather just be friends

Synonyms for dated

Words Related to dated

2 to go on dates that may eventually lead to marriage
  • we dated for two years before we got engaged

Synonyms for dated

Words Related to dated

Phrases Synonymous with dated

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about dated

Time Traveler for dated

Time Traveler

The first known use of dated was in 1578

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Dated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dated. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on dated

Dictionary: Definition of dated

Nglish: Translation of dated for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of dated for Arabic Speakers

Comments on dated

What made you want to look up dated? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Star Wars Words Quiz

  • cu jedi training
  • The bounty portion of bounty hunters (such as Boba Fett) comes from a Latin word meaning
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!