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maiden British & World English

An unmarried girl or young woman

maiden English Thesaurus

See girl222

iron maiden British & World English

(In historical contexts) an instrument of torture consisting of a coffin-shaped box lined with iron spikes

maiden name British & World English

The surname that a married woman used before she was married and which she may still use when married, especially in her employment

maiden over in maiden British & World English

An over in which no runs are scored

maidenhair British & World English

A chiefly tropical fern having slender-stalked fronds with round or wedge-shaped divided lobes

Malcolm British & World English

Malcolm IV (1141–65), grandson of David I, reigned 1153–65; known as Malcolm the Maiden. His reign witnessed a progressive loss of power to Henry II of England; he died young and without an heir

Malcolm the Maiden in Malcolm British & World English

Malcolm IV (1141–65), grandson of David I, reigned 1153–65; known as Malcolm the Maiden. His reign witnessed a progressive loss of power to Henry II of England; he died young and without an heir