bachelor bachelor  /ˈbæ tʃə lər/


  1. (n) a man who has never been married
  2. (n) a knight of the lowest order; could display only a pennon
  3. (v) lead a bachelor's existence

Derived Word(s)


  1. During the bachelor years in the early '80s, the math-camp mentality was accompanied by a frat-boy recreational style.
  2. The town of Repelen, near the Dutch border, decided to impose a tax of 2,000 marks a month upon all bachelors over the age of 18.
  3. That the late, great Aristide Briand lived died a gay, gallant bachelor, all France knew and understood.


  1. 'Bachelor' casting call to be held in Braintree

    Bernie & Phyl's Furniture, in conjunction with WCVB-TV, will host an open casting call for "The Bachelor" on Saturday.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WCVB Boston

  2. 'Bachelor' looks for contenders in Orlando

    Do you like the "Bachelor" and "Bachelorette" series?        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  3. Bachelor’s in nursing degree available

    DIXON – Local nurses next fall will have a convenient way to continue their education. Sauk Valley Community College has partnered with Saint Anthony College of Nursing in Rockford to offer associate-degree-trained nurses the opportunity to earn their bachelor’s degrees.
    on June 18, 2013     Source:


  1. Brad said: "my job was to drive them to bachelor parties & things. I'd pick them up, & at the gig I'd collect the money, play the bad Prince tapes & catch the girls' clothes. It was not a wholesome atmosphere, & it got very depressing. After two...
    on Jan 22, 2007 By: Brad Pitt Source:

  2. "I wasn't allowed a bachelor party. I never had one. I was told if I was even so much as pictured with another girl - even if she was just a fan or whatever - the wedding would be off. So I chose the wedding," said Andre.
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Peter Andre Source:

  3. "Shows like 'The Bachelor' are very safe. They don't step out of the box," Pollard says. "We were really the first show to demonstrate that love knows no color, no barriers."
    on Dec 15, 2007 By: Tiffany Pollard Source: San Jose Mercury News

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