bach·​e·​lor·​ette | \ ˌbach-lə-ˈret How to pronounce bachelorette (audio) , ˌba-chə- \

Definition of bachelorette

: a young unmarried woman

Examples of bachelorette in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Kevin and Madison's bachelor and bachelorette parties set the stage for these developments. Amanda Ostuni,, 19 May 2021 Instead, places like the Comedy Store and the Improv became stops for tour buses filled with sightseers, or bachelorette parties looking for something fun to do after tequila shooters at the Hard Rock Cafe. David Peisner, Vulture, 21 May 2021 It’s the kind of place that beckons bachelorette parties, guys’ nights and company happy hours. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, 22 Apr. 2021 The space also provides a venue for birthdays, team bonding, bachelorette parties and special events. Patrick Connolly,, 16 Apr. 2021 And that includes bachelorette parties at comedy shows, which happens in the first episode. Jesse David Fox, Vulture, 8 Apr. 2021 Additionally, Zazzle said invitations for pre-wedding festivities such as bachelorette parties and wedding showers are up 32% month-over-month from January to February. Parija Kavilanz, CNN, 23 Mar. 2021 This twist follows rumours that former Bachelor season 25 frontrunner Thurston was and then wasn't going to be the next bachelorette. Natalie Morin,, 16 Mar. 2021 Warner's Camp, an ideal spot for a family gathering or bachelor or bachelorette in the heart of nature. Lindsay Tigar, Travel + Leisure, 20 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of bachelorette

1896, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bachelorette

bachelor entry 1 + -ette

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The first known use of bachelorette was in 1896

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7 Jun 2021

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“Bachelorette.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of bachelorette

US : a woman who is not married

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