[meyd-n-lee] /ˈmeɪd n li/
pertaining to, characteristic of, or befitting a :
a maidenly blush.
of or befitting a maiden
mid-15c., from maiden (n.) + -ly (1).
noun 1. a woman’s surname before her marriage. noun 1. a woman’s surname before marriage
noun 1. Cricket. an over in which no runs are made. noun 1. (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored
noun 1. a turf-forming plant, Dianthus deltoides , found from western Europe to eastern Asia, having red or pink flowers.
noun 1. the first speech made in a legislature by a newly elected member.