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English definition of “bachelor”

bachelor

noun [C]     /ˈbætʃ.əl.ər/ US  //
a man who has never married : He remained a bachelor until he was well into his 40s. Simon is a confirmed bachelor (= he is unlikely ever to want to get married ).Marital status
(Definition of bachelor noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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