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bachelor girl

noun
1.
Older Use: Sometimes Offensive. an unmarried woman, especially a young one, who supports herself and lives alone.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
Usage note
See girl.
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British Dictionary definitions for bachelor girl

bachelor girl

noun
1.
a young unmarried woman, esp one who is self-supporting
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Slang definitions & phrases for bachelor girl

bachelor girl

modifier

: a bachelor-girl apartment

noun phrase

An unmarried young woman, usually with a career or a profession; Career Girl (1890s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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