Definition of computer dating in English:

computer dating


  • [mass noun] The use of computer databases to identify potentially compatible partners for people.

    [as modifier] ‘the most successful computer dating agency in the world’
    • ‘This one was called, and it was, simply put, computer dating for those with personal computers.’
    • ‘At the same time, much of the social stigma associated with computer dating appears to have dissipated.’
    • ‘It goes way beyond computer dating and verges on the frighteningly weird!’
    • ‘With modern computer dating, he says, women have to be a bit careful.’