(informal) a party for women only, esp held for a woman shortly before she is married Also called stagette Compare hen party, stag night
an evening set aside for women to go out socially; esp. such an evening before a woman’s wedding
[hen-in] /ˈhɛn ɪn/ noun 1. a conical or heart-shaped hat, sometimes extremely high, with a flowing veil or piece of starched linen about the crown, worn by women in the 15th century.
[hee-nuh k] /ˈhi nək/ noun, Douay Bible. 1. (defs 1, 2). See ENOCH.
noun 1. a large, grayish-brown, edible fungus, Polyporus frondosus, forming a mass of overlapping caps at the base of trees and somewhat resembling a hen.
[hen-uh-thee-iz-uh m] /ˈhɛn ə θiˌɪz əm/ noun 1. the worship of a particular god, as by a family or tribe, without disbelieving in the existence of others. 2. ascription of supreme divine attributes to whichever one of several gods is addressed at the time. /ˈhɛnəʊθiːˌɪzəm/ noun 1. the worship of one deity (of several) as […]