bachelor girl


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bachelor girl

n
a young unmarried woman, esp one who is self-supporting
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bach′elor girl`


n.
an unmarried woman, esp. a young one, who supports herself and lives on her own.
[1890–95]
usage: See girl.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bachelor girl - a young unmarried woman who lives alonebachelor girl - a young unmarried woman who lives alone
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
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The busy housewife with unexpected guests to feed or the bachelor girl conjuring up a three-course dinner on her single hot plate both deserve praise."
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Princess Diana was at the Coleherne Court in 1980 when she became labeled as "Shy Di" during her bachelor girl days.
Oscar winner Renee wasn't sure she wanted to give up her bachelor girl life, saying: "I don't compromise on what I value.
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The millionairess, 19, has quit her bachelor girl flat for a four-bedroom luxury pounds 510,000 house in Llandaff, Cardiff.
The former Voice of an Angel turned Crazy Chick singer has quit her bachelor girl flat for a four-bedroomed luxury pounds 510,000 house in Llandaff, Cardiff.
As a result the bachelor girl who now lives in Chorlton, Manchester, was invited to talk on Radio 4's Woman's Hour.

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