bachelor (def 4).
any of various plants with round flower heads, especially the cornflower.
- Bachelor chest
a low chest of drawers of the 18th century, having a top inclining to form a writing surface.
- Bachelor’s degree
a degree awarded by a college or university to a person who has completed undergraduate studies.
- Bachelor girl
Older Use: Sometimes Offensive. an unmarried woman, especially a young one, who supports herself and lives alone. Historical Examples At last Katherine was the bachelor girl she had longed to be, but the pleasures of freedom were as Dead Sea fruit to the lips. A Rock in the Baltic Robert Barr What wonder that the […]