Definitions for maidenlyˈmeɪd n li

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

maid•en•lyˈmeɪd n li(adj.)

  1. pertaining to, characteristic of, or befitting a maiden.

Origin of maidenly:

1400–50

maid′en•li•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. maidenlike, maidenly(adj)

    befitting or characteristic of a maiden

    "a maidenly blush"

Wiktionary

  1. maidenly(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a maiden.

  2. maidenly(Adjective)

    Suitable for, or befitting a maiden.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maidenly(adj)

    like a maid; suiting a maid; maiden-like; gentle, modest, reserved

  2. Maidenly(adverb)

    in a maidenlike manner

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