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Day vs. Date

Difference Between Day and Date

Day

A day is approximately the period during which the Earth completes one rotation around its axis, which takes around 24 hours. A solar day is the length of time which elapses between the Sun reaching its highest point in the sky two consecutive times.
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The time stated in terms of the day, month, and year
What is the date of your birth?.
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The period of light between dawn and nightfall; the interval from sunrise to sunset.
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A statement of calendar time, as on a document.
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The 24-hour period during which the earth completes one rotation on its axis, traditionally measured from midnight to midnight.
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A particular point or period of time at which something happened or existed, or is expected to happen
the date of their wedding.
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The period during which a celestial body makes a similar rotation.
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dates The years of someone's birth and death
Beethoven's dates were 1770 to 1827.
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One of the numbered 24-hour periods into which a week, month, or year is divided.
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The time during which something lasts; duration
"Summer's lease hath all too short a date" (Shakespeare).
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The portion of a 24-hour period that is devoted to work, school, or business
an eight-hour day.
a sale that lasted for three days.
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The time or historical period to which something belongs
artifacts of a later date.
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A 24-hour period or a portion of it that is reserved for a certain activity
a day of rest.
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An appointment
a luncheon date with a client.
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A specific, characteristic period in one's lifetime
In Grandmother's day, skirts were long.
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An engagement to go out socially with another person, often out of romantic interest.
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A period of opportunity or prominence
Every defendant is entitled to a day in court. That child will have her day.
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One's companion on such an outing.
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A period of time in history; an era
We studied the tactics used in Napoleon's day. The day of computer science is well upon us.
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An engagement for a performance
has four singing dates this month.
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days Period of life or activity
The sick cat's days will soon be over.
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Date

The sweet, edible, oblong or oval fruit of the date palm, containing a narrow, hard seed.
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Of or relating to the day.
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A date palm.
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Working during the day
the day nurse.
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To mark or supply with a date
date a letter.
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Occurring before nightfall
a day hike.
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To determine the date of
date a fossil.
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Any period of 24 hours.
I've been here for two days and a bit.
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To betray the age of
Pictures of old cars date the book.
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A 24-hour period beginning at 6am or sunrise.
Your 8am forecast: The high for the day will be 30 and the low, before dawn, will be 10.
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To go on a date or dates with.
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A period from midnight to the following midnight.
The day begins at midnight.
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To have origin in a particular time in the past
This statue dates from 500 BC.
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(astronomy) Rotational period of a planet (especially Earth).
A day on Mars is slightly over 24 hours.
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To become old-fashioned.
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The part of a day period which one spends at one’s job, school, etc.
I worked two days last week.
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To go on dates.
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Part of a day period between sunrise and sunset where one enjoys daylight; daytime.
day and night;
I work at night and sleep during the day.
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The fruit of the date palm, Phoenix dactylifera, somewhat in the shape of an olive, containing a soft, sweet pulp and enclosing a hard kernel.
We made a nice cake from dates.
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A specified time or period; time, considered with reference to the existence or prominence of a person or thing; age; time; era#Noun.
every dog has its day;
in that day;
back in the day;
in those days
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The date palm.
There were a few dates planted around the house.
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A period of contention of a day or less.
The day belonged to the Allies.
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The addition to a writing, inscription, coin, etc., which specifies the time (especially the day, month, and year) when the writing or inscription was given, executed, or made.
the date of a letter, of a will, of a deed, of a coin, etc.
US date : 05/24/08 = Tuesday, May 24th, 2008. UK date : 24/05/08 = Tuesday 24th May 2008.
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(Judaism) A time period from a nightfall until the following nightfall
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A specific day in time at which a transaction or event takes place, or is appointed to take place; a given point of time.
the date for pleading
The start date for the festival is September 2.
Do you know the date of the wedding?
We had to change the dates of the festival because of the flooding.
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To spend a day (in a place).
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A point in time.
You may need that at a later date.
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The time of light, or interval between one night and the next; the time between sunrise and sunset, or from dawn to darkness; hence, the light; sunshine; - also called daytime.
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(rare) Assigned end; conclusion.
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The period of the earth's revolution on its axis. - ordinarily divided into twenty-four hours. It is measured by the interval between two successive transits of a celestial body over the same meridian, and takes a specific name from that of the body. Thus, if this is the sun, the day (the interval between two successive transits of the sun's center over the same meridian) is called a solar day; if it is a star, a sidereal day; if it is the moon, a lunar day. See Civil day, Sidereal day, below.
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(obsolete) Given or assigned length of life; duration.
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Those hours, or the daily recurring period, allotted by usage or law for work.
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A pre-arranged meeting.
I arranged a date with my Australian business partners.
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A specified time or period; time, considered with reference to the existence or prominence of a person or thing; age; time.
A man who was great among the Hellenes of his day.
If my debtors do not keep their day, . . . I must with patience all the terms attend.
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One's companion for social activities or occasions.
I brought Melinda to the wedding as my date.
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Preceded by the) Some day in particular, as some day of contest, some anniversary, etc.
The field of Agincourt,Fought on the day of Crispin Crispianus.
His name struck fear, his conduct won the day.
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Date

A romantic meeting or outing with a lover or potential lover, or the person so met.
We really hit it off on the first date, so we decided to meet the week after.
We slept together on the first date.
The cinema is a popular place to take someone on a date.
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time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis;
two days later they left
they put on two performances every day
there are 30,000 passengers per day
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(transitive) To note the time or place of writing or executing; to express in an instrument the time of its execution.
to date a letter, a bond, a deed, or a charter
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some point or period in time;
it should arrive any day now
after that day she never trusted him again
those were the days
these days it is not unusual
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(transitive) To note or fix the time of (an event); to give the date of.
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the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside;
the dawn turned night into day
it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime
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(transitive) To determine the age of something.
to date the building of the pyramids
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a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance;
Mother's Day
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(transitive) To take (someone) on a date, or a series of dates.
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the recurring hours when you are not sleeping (especially those when you are working);
my day began early this morning
it was a busy day on the stock exchange
she called it a day and went to bed
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To have a steady relationship with; to be romantically involved with.
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an era of existence or influence;
in the day of the dinosaurs
in the days of the Roman Empire
in the days of sailing ships
he was a successful pianist in his day
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To have a steady relationship with each other; to be romantically involved with each other.
They met a couple of years ago, but have been dating for about five months.
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a period of opportunity;
he deserves his day in court
every dog has his day
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(ambitransitive) To make or become old, especially in such a way as to fall out of fashion, become less appealing or attractive, etc.
This show hasn't dated well.
The comedian dated himself by making quips about bands from the 1960s.
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the period of time taken by a particular planet (e.g. Mars) to make a complete rotation on its axis;
how long is a day on Jupiter?
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To have beginning; to begin; to be dated or reckoned.
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the time for one complete rotation of the earth relative to a particular star, about 4 minutes shorter than a mean solar day
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The fruit of the date palm; also, the date palm itself.
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United States writer best known for his autobiographical works (1874-1935)
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That addition to a writing, inscription, coin, etc., which specifies the time (as day, month, and year) when the writing or inscription was given, or executed, or made; as, the date of a letter, of a will, of a deed, of a coin. etc.
And bonds without a date, they say, are void.
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The point of time at which a transaction or event takes place, or is appointed to take place; a given point of time; epoch; as, the date of a battle.
He at once,Down the long series of eventful time,So fixed the dates of being, so disposedTo every living soul of every kindThe field of motion, and the hour of rest.
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Assigned end; conclusion.
What Time would spare, from Steel receives its date.
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Given or assigned length of life; dyration.
Good luck prolonged hath thy date.
Through his life's whole date.
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To note the time of writing or executing; to express in an instrument the time of its execution; as, to date a letter, a bond, a deed, or a charter.
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To note or fix the time of, as of an event; to give the date of; as, to date the building of the pyramids.
The letter is dated at Philadephia.
You will be suprised, I don't question, to find among your correspondencies in foreign parts, a letter dated from Blois.
In the countries of his jornal seems to have been written; parts of it are dated from them.
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To have beginning; to begin; to be dated or reckoned; - with from.
The Batavian republic dates from the successes of the French arms.
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the specified day of the month;
what is the date today?
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a particular day specified as the time something will happen;
the date of the election is set by law
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a meeting arranged in advance;
she asked how to avoid kissing at the end of a date
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a particular but unspecified point in time;
they hoped to get together at an early date
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the present;
they are up to date
we haven't heard from them to date
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a participant in a date;
his date never stopped talking
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the particular day, month, or year (usually according to the Gregorian calendar) that an event occurred;
he tried to memorizes all the dates for his history class
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sweet edible fruit of the date palm with a single long woody seed
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go on a date with;
Tonight she is dating a former high school sweetheart
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stamp with a date;
The package is dated November 24
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assign a date to; determine the (probable) date of;
Scientists often cannot date precisely archeological or prehistorical findings
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date regularly; have a steady relationship with;
Did you know that she is seeing an older man?
He is dating his former wife again!
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provide with a dateline; mark with a date;
She wrote the letter on Monday but she dated it Saturday so as not to reveal that she procrastinated
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