While the term has several meanings, the most frequent usage refers to two or more people exploring whether they are romantically and/or sexually compatible by participating in dates with the other.
With the use of modern technology, people can date via telephone or computer or meet in person.
It can be a form of courtship consisting of social activities done by the couple.
The protocols and practices of dating, and the terms used to describe it, vary considerably from country to country and over time.
On Inauguration Day, the actor placed a camera outside of the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens, New York, and invited the public to repeat the sentence He will not divide us into the camera.