bachelorhood bachelorhood

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the time of a man's life prior to marriage
  2. (n) the state of being an unmarried man

Usage(s):

  1. The Seinfeld now playing is a remarkably different star from the one who personified narcissistic baby-boomer bachelorhood throughout the 1990s.
  2. After a long bachelorhood he was introduced to novelist Ellen Schwamm.
  3. Jesus himself was not married; biblical scholars assume that most of his disciples were, since the Judaism of the time frowned upon bachelorhood.

News

  • Hungover Links: Lab-Grown Livers, RZA On Twerking & More

    Photo via Pleated-Jeans While you were drinking... Brace yourselves for 40 engagement photos that will make you thankful for bachelorhood. Gustavo Almadovar of Channel 9 in central Florida is known among locals for his sassy signature sign-off, and now the Internet has given him the dubstep treatment. Scientists are growing human liver buds. Our lives [...]
    on July 5, 2013     Source: MTV

Quotes

  • If so, then what have all these Catholic priests and popes been doing---or NOT doing---for centuries, suffering in what DAVINCI calls the "unnatural state of bachelorhood"?
    on May 15, 2006 By: Da Vinci Source: Columbus Free Press

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