Need another word that means the same as “bachelor”? Find 7 synonyms and 30 related words for “bachelor” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Bachelor” are: bachelor-at-arms, knight bachelor, unmarried man, single, free, young, free, and single, bach
Bachelor as a Noun
Definitions of "Bachelor" as a noun
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “bachelor” as a noun can have the following definitions:
- A person who holds a first degree from a university or other academic institution (only in titles or set expressions.
- A young knight serving under another's banner.
- A man who has never been married.
- A man who is not and has never been married.
- A knight of the lowest order; could display only a pennon.
- A male bird or mammal prevented from breeding by a dominant male.
- A bachelor apartment.
Synonyms of "Bachelor" as a noun (6 Words)
|bachelor-at-arms||The official symbols of a family, state, etc.|
|free||People who are free.|
The home of the free and the brave.
|knight bachelor||A chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa.|
|single||A single measure of spirits.|
A singles holiday.
|unmarried man||Someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force.|
|young, free, and single||United States religious leader of the Mormon Church after the assassination of Joseph Smith; he led the Mormon exodus from Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah (1801-1877.|
Usage Examples of "Bachelor" as a noun
- One of the country's most eligible bachelors.
- It's just one room, a bachelor.
- A Bachelor of Arts.
Bachelor as a Verb
Definitions of "Bachelor" as a verb
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “bachelor” as a verb can have the following definitions:
- Lead a bachelor's existence.
Synonyms of "Bachelor" as a verb (1 Word)
|bach||Lead a bachelor s existence.|
Associations of "Bachelor" (30 Words)
|boyfriend||A man who is the lover of a girl or young woman.|
A boyfriend cardigan.
|condolence||An expression of sympathy, especially on the occasion of the death of a person’s relative or close friend.|
Letters of condolence.
|couple||A pair of partners in a dance or game.|
This fact is coupled to the other one.
|ex||A man who was formerly a certain woman’s husband.|
All his exes live in Texas.
|father||A male parent also used as a term of address to your father.|
John fathered four daughters.
|female||A female person a woman or girl.|
Females may lay several hundred eggs in two to four weeks.
|fiancee||A woman who is engaged to be married.|
|girl||A girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved.|
The girls were just learning to ride a tricycle.
|girlfriend||Any female friend.|
His girlfriend kicked him out.
Star pupils who are groomed for higher things.
|guy||Steady or support with a guy wire or cable.|
The Italians guyed the Tower of Pisa to prevent it from collapsing.
|harridan||A scolding (even vicious) old woman.|
A bullying old harridan.
|heterosexual||A heterosexual person someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex.|
|honeymoon||Spend a honeymoon.|
The new President s honeymoon period.
|husband||Use cautiously and frugally.|
She husbanded their financial resources through difficult times.
|immolate||Offer as a sacrifice by killing or by giving up to destruction.|
Immolate the valuables at the temple.
|male||Of or denoting the sex that produces gametes especially spermatozoa with which a female may be fertilized or inseminated to produce offspring.|
The male lead.
|marital||Of or relating to the state of marriage.|
|marriage||The state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce.|
A long and happy marriage.
|married||A person who is married.|
In the seventeenth century science was still married to religion.
|mistress||A female head of a household.|
The cat rubbed itself against its mistress s legs.
|octogenarian||A person who is between 80 and 89 years old.|
The octogenarian is making his TV writing debut.
|tomboy||A girl who behaves in a boyish manner.|
|widow||Become a widow or widower lose one s spouse through death.|
He was recently widowed.
|widower||A man whose wife is dead especially one who has not remarried.|
Her new found passion has turned me into a tennis widower.
|wife||The wife of a person with a specified occupation.|
He and his wife are keen gardeners.
|woman||A disrespectful form of address to a woman.|
A drawing of a young woman.