informal the state of being unmarried or not involved in a long-term relationship
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How to use singledom in a sentence
With Dolly dreading a return across the Atlantic to singledom, Emily strikes upon the idea that she could stay as a temporary PA.
And so the modern marriage debates—the case for settling versus the case for singledom—have largely been written by and for women.