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English translation: to go out of fashion

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English term or phrase:to date
English translation:to go out of fashion
Entered by: xxxIanW
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09:17 Jan 29, 2004
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: date
"Well, for a wedding lavender is completely inappropriate. I mean you have to consider whether the color will date.
vkan
whether it will still be attractive/relevant in years to come
Explanation:
It means "whether it will still be attractive/relevant in years to come"

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Note added at 2 mins (2004-01-29 09:19:39 GMT)
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\"To date\" means to become \"dated\", i.e. old-fashioned.
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xxxIanW
Local time: 05:15
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4 +11whether it will still be attractive/relevant in years to come
xxxIanW


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +11
whether it will still be attractive/relevant in years to come


Explanation:
It means "whether it will still be attractive/relevant in years to come"

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Note added at 2 mins (2004-01-29 09:19:39 GMT)
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\"To date\" means to become \"dated\", i.e. old-fashioned.

xxxIanW
Local time: 05:15
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 235

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Pike: how well will it age
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agree  Jonathan Spector
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agree  xxxcmwilliams
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agree  Amy Williams
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