bachelor girl


noun

Older Use: Sometimes Offensive. an unmarried woman, especially a young one, who supports herself and lives alone.

Nearby words

  1. bacharach, burt,
  2. bachata,
  3. bachelor,
  4. bachelor apartment,
  5. bachelor chest,
  6. bachelor of arts,
  7. bachelor of science,
  8. bachelor party,
  9. bachelor's,
  10. bachelor's button

Origin of bachelor girl

First recorded in 1890–95

Usage note

See girl.

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British Dictionary definitions for bachelor girl

bachelor girl

noun

a young unmarried woman, esp one who is self-supporting
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