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quedada

Translation of quedada in English:

nombre femenino/feminine noun

(México/Mexico) [familiar/colloquial]
  • los hombres emigraban, por eso había muchas quedadas the men emigrated, so there were a lot of women left on the shelf [familiar/colloquial]

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