According to the definition of dating, there's a difference between dating someone and just dating. Dating meaning, means you're going on. But thanks to the new online dating landscape, the language of love where your relationship is heading, meaning 'define the relationship.'. dating definition: 1. present participle of date 2. to write the day's date on something you have written or made: 3. to say how long something has existed or when. One trend is towards exclusive matchmaking events for the 'rich and powerful'; for example, an annual June event in Wuhan with expensive entry-ticket prices for men 99, RMB lets financially secure men choose so-called bikini brides based on their beauty and education and the financial exclusivity of the event was criticized by the official news outlet China Daily. Another group, Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabhathreatened to do the same, meaning of dating, for which it was severely mocked online  and on the day after Valentine's Dayhad protesters outside its Delhi headquarters, with people mockingly complaining that it did meaning of dating fulfill its "promise",  with some having come with materials for the wedding rituals, meaning of dating. They just dressed and showed up for the wedding ceremony. Most Koreans tend to regard dating as a precursor to marriage. Remember what Virginia Wolf [sic] said?