Definition of rain date in English:

rain date

Syllabification: rain date


  • 1An alternative date for an event in case of inclement weather.
    More example sentences
    • She faced a tough decision: remain in Pomona for the rain date, or make the 2,500-mile trek to Gainesville for the Division 2 racing series season opener.
    • One rider who does not plan to return for the rain date is ‘BAD Bruce’ Dickson, whose engine expired during the second qualifying session.
    • We went to a National Meet plan of Thursday to Sunday (four days, no rain date).
  • 1.1 Baseball The day to which a rained-out game is postponed.

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