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Maid vs. Maiden

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  • Maid (noun)

    A girl or an unmarried young woman; maiden.

  • Maid (noun)

    A female servant or cleaner (short for maidservant).

  • Maid (noun)

    A virgin, now female but originally one of either gender.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A girl or an unmarried young woman.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A female virgin.

    "She's unmarried and still a maiden."

  • Maiden (noun)

    A man with no experience of sex, especially because of deliberate abstention.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A maidservant.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A clothes maiden.

  • Maiden (noun)

    An unmarried woman, especially an older woman.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A racehorse without any victory, i.e. one having a "virgin record".

  • Maiden (noun)

    A horse race in which all starters are maidens.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A Scottish counterpart of the guillotine.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A maiden over.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A machine for washing linen.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Virgin.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Without offspring.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Like or befitting a (young, unmarried) maiden.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Being a first occurrence or event.

    "The Titanic sank on its maiden voyage."

    "After Edmund Burke's maiden speech, William Pitt the Elder said Burke had "spoken in such a manner as to stop the mouths of all Europe" and that the Commons should congratulate itself on acquiring such a member."

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Being an over in which no runs are scored.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Fresh; innocent; unpolluted; pure; hitherto unused.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Never having been captured or violated.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Grown from seed and never pruned

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Maid (noun)

    An unmarried woman; usually, a young unmarried woman; esp., a girl; a virgin; a maiden.

  • Maid (noun)

    A man who has not had sexual intercourse.

  • Maid (noun)

    A female servant.

  • Maid (noun)

    The female of a ray or skate, esp. of the gray skate (Raia batis), and of the thornback (Raia clavata).

  • Maiden (noun)

    An unmarried woman; a girl or woman who has not experienced sexual intercourse; a virgin; a maid.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A female servant.

  • Maiden (noun)

    An instrument resembling the guillotine, formerly used in Scotland for beheading criminals.

  • Maiden (noun)

    A machine for washing linen.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a maiden, or to maidens; suitable to, or characteristic of, a virgin; as, maiden innocence.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Never having been married; not having had sexual intercourse; virgin; - said usually of the woman, but sometimes of the man; as, a maiden aunt.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Fresh; innocent; unpolluted; pure; hitherto unused.

  • Maiden (adjective)

    Used of a fortress, signifying that it has never been captured, or violated.

  • Maiden

    To act coyly like a maiden; - with it as an indefinite object.

Webster Dictionary
  • Maid (noun)

    a female domestic

  • Maid (noun)

    an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)

  • Maiden (noun)

    an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)

  • Maiden (noun)

    (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored

  • Maiden (adjective)

    serving to set in motion;

    "the magazine's inaugural issue"

    "the initiative phase in the negotiations"

    "an initiatory step toward a treaty"

    "his first (or maiden) speech in Congress"

    "the liner's maiden voyage"

Princeton's WordNet

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