Pronunciation of Bachelors
/bˈat͡ʃələz/, /bˈatʃələz/, /b_ˈa_tʃ_ə_l_ə_z/
Synonyms for bachelors:
virgins, maidens, monks, ascetics, celibates, old maids, spinsters, hermits.
Usage examples for bachelors:
- Both were well- to- do bachelors without heirs. - "Look Back on Happiness", Knut Hamsun.
- In Crayford's place, I should have left it to the bachelors to find the Northwest Passage, and have stopped at home with you! - "The Frozen Deep", Wilkie Collins.
- A bill was presented in the House of Commons by Premier Asquith on January 5, 1916, providing for compulsory service by " all men between the ages of 18 and 41 who are bachelors or widowers without children dependent on them." - "America's War for Humanity", Thomas Herbert Russell.