Definition of 'maidenly'
Example sentences containing 'maidenly'
Staring eyes signified madness, lowered eyes were maidenly, and liars avoided eye contact altogether.COMPULSION (2001)
A girl's room, a maidenly room, she thought, remembering that she had had the same thought the night before.DREAMS OF INNOCENCE (2001)
`But your predecessor as junior female lead - "Joan always played the leading lady roles herself - `didn't look too maidenly.COFFIN ON THE WATER (2001)
Her eagerness, the alacrity with which she pressed herself against him, suggested she'd forgotten every maidenly precept she'd ever learned.DEVIL'S BRIDE (2001)
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Definition of maidenly from the Collins English Dictionary
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