date from

verb
belong to an earlier time (Freq. 3)
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This story dates back 200 years

Syn: ↑go back, ↑date back
Hypernyms: ↑originate, ↑initiate, ↑start
Hyponyms: ↑ascend
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Something ——s something

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ˈdate from [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they date from he/she/it dates from present participle dating from past tense dated from past participle dated from] phrasal verb
to be made at a particular time in the past

These sculptures must date from the middle of the 7th century.

Thesaurus: related to history and the pastsynonym periods of historyhyponym
Main entry: date

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