Definition of bachelorette in English:

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bachelorette

Pronunciation: /ˌbaCH(ə)ləˈret/

noun

North American
1A young unmarried woman.
Example sentences
  • So I figured there would be lots of attractive, hopefully eligible bachelors and bachelorettes around my age.
  • I'm still going to check out a couple of the other bachelorettes from my Craigslist ad, though.
  • In your heart of hearts, you know you don't really care whether what's-his-name gets kicked off the island, or fired, or wins the bachelorette or whatever.
2A small bachelor apartment: a bachelorette in a high-rise complex
More example sentences
  • Watson was the city lawyer assigned for the last six years to the issue of bachelorettes - small rental units for single people.

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Syllabification: bach·e·lor·ette

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