Definition of bachelorette in English:


Line breaks: bach¦elor|ette
Pronunciation: /batʃələˈrɛt


North American
  • 1A young unmarried woman: a photo of each bachelorette accompanies her profile
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    • 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 very small bachelor apartment: a bachelorette in a high-rise complex
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    • 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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