bachelor party


Definition of bachelor party

: a party for a man who is about to be married usually attended by men only The plot is perfect. It's got three groomsmen taking a groom to Vegas for a bachelor party, only the next morning the three groomsmen can't remember a single thing that happened, that's how blotto they got.— Erik Hedegaard

Examples of bachelor party in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Not a fan of beer, his cider journey began at his brother’s bachelor party in the mid-’90s. oregonlive, 7 May 2022 In the waning minutes of the season finale, Tom and Jessie sit in separate rowboats at the end of their friend’s chaotic bachelor party, miserable. Caroline Framke, Variety, 25 Mar. 2022 Just seven months later, Le's then-boyfriend went on a trip to Las Vegas for a friend's bachelor party. Maria Pasquini,, 15 Feb. 2022 Ryan Cabrera had the time of his life with 19 of his best pals from all over the country for his recent bachelor party at Planet Hollywood Cancun — but his fiancée, WWE star Alexa Bliss, was never far from his mind. Lanae Brody,, 4 Feb. 2022 Tom, that ineffectual rube from Minnesota who swallowed his own semen at his bachelor party. Scott Tobias, Vulture, 14 Dec. 2021 Day 84: Just made a speech at one of my best friends’ bachelor party. Rembert Browne, Los Angeles Times, 1 Dec. 2021 Her small but memorable role as Candy, a stripper hired to dance at Lance’s bachelor party, marked her first appearance in a feature film. Washington Post, 16 July 2021 Clapton organized Cray’s bachelor party at Royal Albert Hall back in 1990. Washington Post, 11 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of bachelor party

1863, in the meaning defined above

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23 May 2022

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“Bachelor party.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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