the state of being a bachelor.
- Also bach·e·lor·dom [bach-ler-duhm] /ˈbætʃ lər dəm/ .
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How to use bachelorhood in a sentence
He was old enough to be twitted for bachelorhood, and to lay the blame upon an outdoor and out-of-town profession.Bonaventure | George Washington Cable
His continued bachelorhood was a mystery of which not even she possessed the key.Chronicles of Dustypore | Henry Stewart Cunningham
The General had married, in late bachelorhood, a young wife.Contrary Mary | Temple Bailey
That his bachelorhood was a matter of choice and not necessity was a point upon which all of East Wellmouth agreed.Thankful's Inheritance | Joseph C. Lincoln
If he had had the courage, Joseph Sedley's bachelorhood would have been at an end.The World's Greatest Books, Vol VIII | Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.