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double date

A date that two couples go on together. My best friend and I are going on a double date this weekend, in the hopes that our boyfriends will get to know each other better.
See also: date, double

double date

A social engagement in which two couples go together, as in They went on a double date with her brother and his girlfriend. [c. 1920]
See also: date, double
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She wanted me to go on a double-date with her boyfriend's friend, and that was Bill."
The Washington Post reported recently that the two had a "double-date" dinner with their wives early in the fall and have worked out together in the White House gym.
The latest investment is aimed at helping Elpida accelerate production of DDR2 SDRAM (double-date rate synchronous DRAM) chips for use with a new Intel microprocessor targeted at high-performance PCs and servers.
Remember that for every boy she snags, he's got a whole crew of friends who can double-date with you.
COVENTRY BEES have the chance to flush Saturday's shock home defeat by Poole from their system when they face the second leg of an Easter double-date with Peterborough tonight.
"It was a fun sake and sushi double-date between two super power couples," the source added.
However, the Leinster Council have given the double-date the green light, after the Cats and Westmeath agreed to the switch.
In addition to the double-date, people can also bid for Hugo Speer's Full Monty cast jacket, 12 film images and a signed poster from The Full Monty, and five pieces of original Viz artwork.