from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A social engagement between two persons who have not previously met, usually arranged by a mutual acquaintance.
- n. Either of the persons participating in such a social engagement.
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- n. A romantic meeting between two people who have never met before.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a participant in a blind date (someone you meet for the first time when you have a date with them)
- n. a date with a stranger
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Feeling sorry for me, my close friends mobilized their network and found me a blind datethe blind date from hell!
Then again, I heard about this eighty-five-year-old woman who went on a blind date with a ninety-two-year-old man.
Oh—Bud Fleece is my dad and the blind date is Sam the Barber’s son.