hen night

noun

Definition of hen night

British, informal
:a party for a woman who is about to be married

Word by Word Definitions

hen play
  1. : a female chicken especially over a year old

  2. : the female of various mostly aquatic animals (such as lobsters or fish)

  3. : woman

night play
  1. : the time from dusk to dawn when no sunlight is visible

  2. : an evening or night taken as an occasion or point of time

  3. : an evening set aside for a particular purpose

  1. : of, relating to, or associated with the night

  2. : intended for use at night

  3. : existing, occurring, or functioning at night


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