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maiden

Synonyms of maiden in English:

noun

literary
  • 1 a pretty young maiden See maid (sense 2)
  • adjective

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  • 1 a maiden aunt
    unmarried, spinster, unwed, unwedded, single, husbandless, celibate
  • 2 a maiden voyage
    first, initial, inaugural, introductory, initiatory, virgin
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