affix a date to


affix a date to
index date

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • date — I noun assigned time, day, day of the week, dies, marked time, moment, particular point of time, period, period of time, point of time, specified period of time, tempus, time, time during which anything occurs associated concepts: antedating,… …   Law dictionary

  • date — [n1] point in time; particular day or time age, century, course, day, duration, epoch, era, generation, hour, juncture, moment, period, quarter, reign, span, spell, stage, term, time, while, year; concepts 800,801,802,815 date [n2] social… …   New thesaurus

  • date — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. day, time, moment; age, era, epoch; informal, rendezvous, tryst; escort, suitor, steady, blind date. v. place [in time], begin, start; outmode, age; informal, court, escort, take out, show the town or …   English dictionary for students

  • date — I. n. Time, epoch, era, age. II. v. a. Fix the date of, note the time of, affix a date to. III. v. n. Begin, be reckoned, be dated …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • affix an earlier date — index antedate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • affix — I. transitive verb Etymology: Latin affixus, past participle of affigere to fasten to, from ad + figere to fasten more at fix Date: 1533 1. to attach physically < affix a stamp to a letter > 2. to attach in any way ; add, append …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • affix — af|fix1 [əˈfıks] v [T often passive] [Date: 1500 1600; : Medieval Latin; Origin: affixare, from Latin affigere, from ad to + figere to fasten ] formal to fasten or stick something to something else affix sth to sth ▪ A label must be affixed to… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mis|date — «mihs DAYT», verb, dat|ed, dat|ing, noun. –v.t. to date wrongly or incorrectly; assign or affix an incorrect date to: »Friday s newspaper was misdated as Saturday. –n. a wrong or incorrect date …   Useful english dictionary

  • post-date — verb 1》 [usu. as adjective post dated] affix or assign a date later than the actual one to (a document or event). 2》 occur or come at a later date than …   English new terms dictionary

  • backdate — ack date v. t. 1. to make effective from an earlier date; to make retroactive. The increase in tax was backdated to January. Syn: back date [WordNet 1.5] 2. to affix a date earlier than the present date; sometimes done for fraudulent purposes.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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