maiden maiden  /ˈmeɪ dən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
  2. (n) (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored
  3. (adj) serving to set in motion

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In spick span readiness for her maiden voyage from Manhattan this week was the 5.
  2. The iron maiden confirmed some of the ghastly stories I'd heard about Uday's treatment of Iraqi sportsmen, especially the national soccer team.
  3. Her family name was Kahn; Moore is her mother's maiden name.

News

  1. TeamRock Radio To Launch With Iron Maiden Classic Recap

    TeamRock Radio will launch officially on Sunday, June 16 at 11.58pm. As that unconventional time indicates, the first song to be played on the station will be Iron Maiden's 2 Minutes To Midnight
    on June 16, 2013     Source: antiMUSIC

  2. Haganai's Hirasaka to Launch Sekigan no Sh?nen Occult Maiden Manga

    Sekigan no Sh?nen Occult Maiden ~Kage Sh?~ manga with artist Chado to start on July 5
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Anime News Network

  3. Maiden man sentenced on cocaine charge

    A Maiden man has been sentenced to more than five years in federal prison after being convicted of trafficking cocaine, the federal government says.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Charlotte Observer

Quotes

  1. "This is my maiden voyage. My first speech since I was the president of the United States and I couldn't think of a better place to give it than Calgary, Canada," Bush said.
    on Mar 17, 2009 By: President Bush Source: NPR

  2. "Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen, and welcome aboard the maiden flight of Hil Force One," Clinton said over the plane's intercom as it taxied down the runway en route to Reno, Nev.
    on Jan 16, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Forbes

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