Bachelor

A bachelor is a man who is not married (see single person) or who is not in a pair bond. It includes "men who live independently, outside of their parents' home and other institutional settings, who are neither married nor cohabitating".

Read more about Bachelor:  Etymology and Historical Meanings, Historical Examples of Bachelors (men Who Never Married)

Famous quotes containing the word bachelor:

    Never trust a husband too far, nor a bachelor too near.
    Helen Rowland (1875–1950)

    ‘I told him, Look at all those fightings and killings down there,
    What’s the matter? Why don’t you put a stop to it?
    ‘I try, he said—That’s all he could do, he looked tired. He’s a bachelor so long, and he likes lentil soup.’
    Allen Ginsberg (b. 1926)

    Shall I never see a bachelor of threescore again?
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)