from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal An unmarried woman.
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- n. An unmarried woman.
- n. A very small bachelor (single room) apartment.
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- n. a young unmarried woman who lives alone
From bachelor and the feminine suffix -ette (Wiktionary)