date back


date back

v. (d; intr.) to date back to (the temple dates back to the tenth century)

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(d; intr.) to date back to (the temple date backs back to the tenth century)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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  • date back to — ˌdate ˈback to [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they date back to he/she/it dates back to present participle dating back to past tense dated back to …   Useful english dictionary

  • date back (to … ) — ˌdate ˈback (to…) | ˈdate from… derived to have existed since a particular time in the past or for the length of time mentioned • The college dates back to medieval times. • The custom dates back hundreds of years. • …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • date back to — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms date back to : present tense I/you/we/they date back to he/she/it dates back to present participle dating back to past tense dated back to past participle dated back to date back to something to be made or… …   English dictionary

  • date back — phr verb Date back is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑record Date back is used with these nouns as the object: ↑generation …   Collocations dictionary

  • date back to — phr verb Date back to is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑document, ↑idea, ↑tradition Date back to is used with these nouns as the object: ↑antiquity …   Collocations dictionary

  • date back — {v. phr.} To go back to a given period in the past. * /My ancestors date back to the sixteenth century./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • date back — {v. phr.} To go back to a given period in the past. * /My ancestors date back to the sixteenth century./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • date\ back — v. phr. To go back to a given period in the past. My ancestors date back to the sixteenth century …   Словарь американских идиом

  • date back — verb belong to an earlier time (Freq. 5) This story dates back 200 years • Syn: ↑go back, ↑date from • Hypernyms: ↑originate, ↑initiate, ↑start …   Useful english dictionary


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