hen party

noun

Definition of hen party

: a party for women only

Examples of hen party in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Some time after the hen party in question, Kate even told Cheryl about her impromptu performance. Caroline Hallemann, Town & Country, 28 Apr. 2022 The fun’s not over yet either; according to People, Turner and her pals are also visiting Prague on this European tour of a hen party. Cady Lang, Time, 13 June 2019 The venue, already popular with hen parties and corporate beanos, is on the site of the former flagship store of BHS, a fashion retailer that went bust two years ago. The Economist, 14 June 2018

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First Known Use of hen party

1874, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hen party was in 1874

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9 May 2022

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“Hen party.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hen%20party. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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