maidenly definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, relating to, or appropriate a maiden.
    • Of or pertaining to a maiden.
    • appropriate, or befitting a maiden.
    • Like a maid; suiting a maid; maiden-like; gentle, modest, set aside.
    • befitting or characteristic of a maiden
  • adverb:
    • In a maidenlike manner.
  • others:
    • Like a maid; gentle; small; reserved.
    • In a maiden-like fashion; modestly; carefully.

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