un·​maidenly | \¦ən+\

Definition of unmaidenly 

: not maidenly Whatsoever might be the faults of Kate Vavasor, an unmaidenly desire of catching a husband for herself was certainly not one of them.— Anthony Trollope, Can You Forgive Her?, 1865

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First Known Use of unmaidenly

1581, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unmaidenly

un- entry 1 + maidenly

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