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maiden

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of maiden

  1. 1 coming before all others in time or order <the Titanic sank on its maiden voyage> Synonyms earliest, foremost, headmost, inaugural, initial, leadoff, first, original, pioneer, premier, virginRelated Words ancient, early, primal, primary, prime, primeval, primitive, primordial; antecedent, preceding, previousNear Antonyms advanced, late; consequent, ensuing, following, subsequent, succeeding; penultimateAntonyms final, last, latest, latter, terminal, terminating, ultimate

  2. 2 never having had sexual relations <only maiden girls were allowed to serve as priestesses in that temple in ancient Roman times> Synonyms virgin, virginalRelated Words chaste, modest, pure, vestal; innocent, untouched; abstinent, celibate, continent; unmarried, unwedAntonyms deflowered




maiden

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of maiden

  1. a young unmarried woman <a story about a beautiful maiden and her mysterious father> Synonyms damsel, demoiselle, maid, girl, missRelated Words virgin; deb, debutante, ingenue (or ingénue); bird [chiefly British], chick [slang], chicken, chit, filly, lass, lassie, sheila [Australian & New Zealand], sister; colleen, mademoiselle, senhorita, senorita (or señorita)




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