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To live by oneself, as an unwed man (or "bachelor") does. The phrase can be "bach it" or simply "bach." I used to bach it, until I met and married the love of my life.
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bach (or batch) (it)
to live alone like a bachelor. I tried to bach it for a while, but I got too lonely. I didn't want to batch, but I had to.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
tv. & in. to live alone like a bachelor. I tried to bach it for a while, but I got too lonely.
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