maidenly maidenly

Definition(s):

  • (adj) befitting or characteristic of a maiden

Usage(s):

  1. There bustles through the entertainment a fussy and magnificently maidenly sister of one of the bachelors, to whose share falls much of the comedy.
  2. In October, for example, the creators of All My Children arranged the maiden, if not maidenly, appearance of a continuing lesbian character.
  3. But as yet they retain their maidenly assurance.

News

  1. 'Turtles' help make wishes come true

    7Everyday Hero Maia Drugmand helps make wishes come true for kids struggling with illness.
    on September 9, 2013     Source: KMGH 7 Denver

  2. MAIA microperimeter brings new service to John Rose Eye Care Centre

    Haag-Streit UK (HS-UK), the leading manufacturer and distributor of gold-standard optometry and ophthalmic equipment, has recently installed a MAIA microperimeter into the clinic at Kingston-based John Rose Eye Care Centre. The purchase of this equipment will allow John Rose to offer a new service to his patients as part of their routine eye exam. (PRWeb September 06, 2013) Read the full story ...
    on September 6, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Maia Mitchell Cried After Her First Play

    Maia Mitchell shows a little leg in a chic tweed dress in her new feature for the September/October 2013 issue of NKD magazine. The 19-year-old Aussie actress chatted about getting involved in the business with the mag. Check it: On her first play: “Once the play was done I was bawling my eyes out because [...]
    on September 6, 2013     Source: Just Jared Jr.

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affectation affectation
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