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maidennoun [C]

 us   /ˈmeɪ·dən/ (also maid,  /meɪd/ ) old use
  • maiden noun [C] (WOMAN)

literature a girl or young woman: In the story, the prince woos the fair maiden.

maidenadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmeɪ·dən/
(esp. of a trip by a ship or vehicle) first: a maiden voyage/flight
(Definition of maiden from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







(Definition of maiden from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"maiden" in Business English

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maidenadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈmeɪdən/
TRANSPORT, FINANCE being the first of its type: maiden flight/voyage The airline launched its Washington to Paris service with a maiden flight for journalists and investors.maiden bond/dividend The phone operator is expected to pay a maiden dividend to shareholders next spring.
(Definition of maiden from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “maiden”
in Vietnamese cô gái chưa chồng…
in Spanish doncella, inaugural…
in Malaysian belum berkahwin…
in Thai สาวโสด…
in French jeune fille…
in German unverheiratete Frau…
in Chinese (Traditional) 女子, 女孩,少女,年輕女子…
in Russian девушка…
in Turkish evlenmemiş genç bayan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 女子, 女孩,少女,年轻女子…
in Indonesian gadis…
in Polish panna…
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