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bachelornoun [C]

 us   /ˈbætʃ·ə·lər/
a man who is not married: He remained a confirmed bachelor until he was 60.
Translations of “bachelor”
in Arabic أعْزَب…
in Korean 독신남…
in Malaysian bujang…
in French célibataire, garçon nière…
in Turkish bekâr…
in Italian celibe, scapolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 獨身男子,單身漢…
in Russian холостяк…
in Polish kawaler…
in Vietnamese người đàn ông độc thân…
in Spanish soltero, casadero…
in Portuguese solteiro…
in Thai ชายโสด…
in German der Junggeselle…
in Catalan solter…
in Japanese 独身の男性, 一度も結婚したことがない男性…
in Indonesian bujangan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 独身男子,单身汉…
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