1. the time of a man's life prior to marriage
Derivationally related forms: ↑bachelor
Hypernyms: ↑time of life
2. the state of being an unmarried man
Derivationally related forms: ↑bachelor
Hypernyms: ↑marital status

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  • Bachelorhood — Bach e*lor*hood ( h[oo^]d), n. The state or condition of being a bachelor; bachelorship. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bachelorhood — bachelor ► NOUN 1) a man who has never been married. 2) a person who holds a first degree from a university. DERIVATIVES bachelorhood noun. ORIGIN Old French bacheler a young man aspiring to knighthood …   English terms dictionary

  • bachelorhood — noun see bachelor I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bachelorhood — /bach euh leuhr hood , bach leuhr /, n. the state of being a bachelor. Also, bachelordom. [1825 35; BACHELOR + HOOD] * * * …   Universalium

  • bachelorhood — noun The condition of being a bachelor. Syn: bachelordom, bachelorship …   Wiktionary

  • bachelorhood — Synonyms and related words: bachelordom, bachelorism, bachelorship, celibacy, continence, maidenhead, maidenhood, misogamy, misogyny, monachism, monasticism, single blessedness, single state, singleness, spinsterhood, unwed state, virgin state,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bachelorhood — bach·e·lor·hood || bætʃəlÉ™hÊŠd n. state of being single, unmarried state …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bachelorhood — n the single life, singleness, Usu. Humorous. single blessedness; bachelorism, bachelorship; celibacy, continence; misogyny, misogamy …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • bachelorhood — bach·e·lor·hood …   English syllables

  • bachelorhood —   Noho male ole …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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