Date and Year


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Date noun – An agreement to be present at a specified time and place.
Year is a synonym for date in day topic. In some cases you can use "Year" instead a noun "Date", when it comes to topics like age, point in time.
Nearby Word: dated
Synonyms for Date


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Year noun – The period of time that it takes for a planet (as, e.g., Earth or Mars) to make a complete revolution around the sun.
Date is a synonym for year in period topic. You can use "Date" instead a noun "Year".
Nearby Words: yearly, yearling
Synonyms for Year

How words are described

old old date old year
exact exact date exact year
particular particular date particular year
specific specific date specific year
Other adjectives: certain, current, original, single, actual, entire, real, wrong, bad, early, late, final, later, worst, next, last, different, said.

Both words in one sentence

  • A question that frequently stumped contestants, especially during the early years, centered on the first date/year of a particular century.
  • He tries to ask people the date in his shaky Latin, and at first gets the year in the old Roman calendar then has to ask how many years since Christ was born to get the proper year.
  • It's common practice to put the era before the year when announcing a date, for example "Third Era, Year 433".
    Source: Year Zero
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