maiden

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maiden(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(woman)
a. la doncella
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The knight asked the duke for permission to marry the maiden.El caballero le pidió al duque permiso para casarse con la doncella.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (unmarried)
a. soltera
Can you fill out the form with your date of birth and maiden name?¿Puedes completar la solicitud con tu fecha de nacimiento y apellido de soltera?
b. solterona
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
If you don't change your attitude, you'll find yourself a maiden woman in a house full of cats.Si no cambias de actitud, acabarás siendo una mujer solterona en una casa llena de gatos.
3. (initial)
a. inaugural
After we broke a bottle of champagne on the bow, the ship set sail for its maiden voyage.Después de que rompimos una botella de champaña en la proa, el barco zarpó en su viaje inaugural.
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maiden
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (literary)
a. la doncella
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
(girl)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (flight)
a. inaugural
maiden aunttía soltera
maiden nameapellido de soltera
3. (in cricket)
a. entrada en la que no se consigue ninguna carrera
4. (parliament)
a.
maiden speechprimer discurso como parlamentario(a)
maiden voyageviaje inaugural, primer trayecto m
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maiden [ˈmeɪdn]
noun
doncella (f)
adjective
[+flight, speech] inaugural; de inauguración
modifier
maiden aunt (n) tía (f) solterona
maiden lady (n) soltera (f)
maiden name (n) apellido (m) de soltera
maiden over (n) (Cricket) serie de seis lanzamientos en que no se anota ninguna carrera
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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