blind date


blind date
,blind `date noun count
an arrangement in which two people who have never met before spend some time together, in order to find out whether they like each other enough to start a relationship

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Blind Date — [ blaɪnd deɪt], das; [s], s [engl. blind date, aus: blind = blind; verdeckt, unsichtbar u. date, ↑ Date]: Verabredung mit einer unbekannten Person. * * * Blind Date [ blaɪnd deɪt], das; [s], s [engl. blind date, aus: blind = blind; verdeckt,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Blind Date — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para la película, véase Cita a ciegas. Blind Date es un grupo alemán de música pop procedente de la ciudad de Múnich y compuesto por Amy Goff, Bruce Kent, Elaine Goff, James Griffin, Mark Oesterreich, Matthias… …   Wikipedia Español

  • blind date — by 1921, U.S. college student slang, from BLIND (Cf. blind) (adj.) + DATE (Cf. date) (n.3). Earliest attested use is in reference to the person …   Etymology dictionary

  • blind date — n an arranged meeting between a man and woman who have not met each other before ▪ Would you ever go on a blind date? …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Blind Date — [ blaind deit] das; [s], s <aus gleichbed. engl. blind date> Verabredung mit einer unbekannten Person …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • blind date — blind dates N COUNT A blind date is an arrangement made for you to spend a romantic evening with someone you have never met before …   English dictionary

  • blind date — blind′ date′ n. 1) a social appointment or date arranged, usu. by a third person, between two people who have not met 2) either of the participants in such an arrangement • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • blind date — /blainˈdeit, ingl. ˈblaɪnˌdeɪt/ loc. sost. m. inv. appuntamento al buio …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Blind Date — [ blaind de:t], das; [s], s <amerikanisch> (Verabredung mit einer unbekannten Person) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • blind date — ► NOUN ▪ a social engagement with a person one has not previously met, designed to have a romantic aim …   English terms dictionary