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Meaning of “bachelor” in the English Dictionary

"bachelor" in British English

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bachelornoun [C]

uk   /ˈbætʃ.əl.ər/  us   //
a man who has never ​married: He ​remained a bachelor until he was well into his 40s. Sam is a confirmed bachelor (= he is ​unlikelyever to ​want to get ​married).
(Definition of bachelor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bachelor" in American English

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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.
(Definition of bachelor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bachelor”
in Korean 독신남…
in Arabic أعْزَب…
in Malaysian bujang…
in French célibataire, garçon nière…
in Russian холостяк…
in Chinese (Traditional) 獨身男子,單身漢…
in Italian celibe, scapolo…
in Turkish bekâr…
in Polish kawaler…
in Spanish soltero, casadero…
in Vietnamese người đàn ông độc thân…
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 Chinese (Simplified) 独身男子,单身汉…
in Indonesian bujangan…
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