Maiden and Spinster


Maiden noun - A young unmarried woman.

Spinster is a synonym for maiden in unmarried topic. In some cases you can use "Spinster" instead the word "Maiden" as a noun or an adjective. popular alternative

Nearby Words: maid, maidenly, maidenhood


Spinster noun - An elderly unmarried woman.
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Synonyms for Spinster

Maiden is a synonym for spinster. You can use "Maiden" instead the word "Spinster" as a noun or an adjective.

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / Cold Mountain Daddy's Girl: Ada A Date with Rosie Palms: Ada indulges in "the easement of maiden, spinster, and widow," and, being the daughter of a minister, feels suitably guilty over it.
  • Maiden Aunt: Miss Marple is a sweet and kindly elderly spinster of a Victorian upbringing and wholeheartedly conservative morals.
  • Maiden Aunt: Peace and Plenty, who are the spinster sisters of the late Grandfather Campbell.
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