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And no wonder - his once notorious bachelor pad is now apparently rather grotty. The Sun (2017)A lifelong bachelor, he threw dinner parties rather than dine alone. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Police could find no evidence of anyone else being in the 28-year-old's bachelor pad. The Sun (2016)But the prospect of bachelor life was no longer so appealing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Together they have been working to banish his old bachelor image. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And what a pair of eligible bachelors she has to choose from. The Sun (2012)He is not the only confirmed bachelor settling down. The Sun (2014)Clothes are left on red carpeted stairs in the hallway of the bachelor pad. The Sun (2013)He was concerned that he'd be a bachelor all his life. BAD BOY BALLMER (2002)She referred to him as her " old bachelor '. THE FROZEN WATER TRADE (2002)Will anyone have the cash to buy a multi-million-pound bachelor pad with delivery room? Times, Sunday Times (2010)He began to live a bachelor's life and had a mistress. The Sun (2006)He now seemed an old bachelor, more like a distant uncle than a husband or father. The Friendship: Wordsworth and Coleridge (2006)He's given up his bachelor pad and now works and comes home to me. The Sun (2013)He's failing badly to adjust to life as a bachelor. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If your bachelor party revolves around a big steak dinner and a strip club, count me out. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But when a man walks out of a marriage, somehow he turns back to being something like an eligible bachelor. Mothers who Leave (1994)House prices are sinking so fast you may be able to afford to move from your rented bedsit to a Mayfair bachelor flat. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So what does it take for a woman to snare the man who is widely considered to be the world's most eligible bachelor? The Sun (2014)A lifelong bachelor, he is still a compulsive flirt. The Sun (2011)This merely to set up a sight gag when the curtain rises: a vanity gallery of portraits of the old bachelor as wannabe maestro. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You just completed a bachelor's degree preparing you to work with at-risk youth. Christianity Today (2000)It's true: bachelors die younger than their married counterparts. Times, Sunday Times (2008)No hen party, no bachelor party, no wedding showers. The Sun (2010)Me and my girlfriends, we did a bachelor party for Tiger and it was amazing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They bemoaned their domestic trials and, like young bachelors in love, sought to divine the whims of the women in their lives. American Manhood: Transformations in Masculinity from the Revolution to the Modern Era (1993)
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Translations for 'bachelor'
British English: bachelor /ˈbætʃələ; ˈbætʃlə/ NOUN
A bachelor is a man who has never married.
- American English: bachelor
- Arabic: أَعْزَب
- Brazilian Portuguese: solteiro
- Chinese: 单身汉
- Croatian: neženja
- Czech: starý mládenec
- Danish: ungkarl
- Dutch: vrijgezel
- European Spanish: soltero
- Finnish: poikamies
- French: célibataire
- German: Junggeselle
- Greek: εργένης
- Italian: scapolo
- Japanese: 独身の男性
- Korean: 미혼남
- Norwegian: ungkar
- Polish: kawaler
- European Portuguese: solteirão
- Romanian: burlac
- Russian: холостяк family status
- Spanish: soltero
- Swedish: ungkarl
- Thai: ชายโสด
- Turkish: bekar
- Ukrainian: холостяк
- Vietnamese: người đàn ông độc thân
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