Etymology
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blind date (n.)

by 1921, U.S. college student slang, from blind (adj.) + date (n.3). Earliest attested use is in reference to the person; of the event by 1925.

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Definitions of blind date

blind date (n.)
a participant in a blind date (someone you meet for the first time when you have a date with them);
blind date (n.)
a date with a stranger;
she never goes on blind dates
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