bachelorette party

noun
Updated on: 21 May 2018

Definition of bachelorette party

: a party for a woman who is about to be married usually attended by women only
  • Arriving at a second bar where they planned to wind up the night, they found the upper floor occupied by his fiancee, at her own much-rowdier bachelorette party.
  • —Nicholas Kulish

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1943

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