Laughing at her old-maidish precautions, they let her have her way.
This old-maidish attorney was meek and wise, but by no means timid.
People had laughed at him for being so old-maidish, as they put it.
Indeed, she was as prim and old-maidish as any spinster lady possibly could be.
It has been in no busy, old-maidish, envious spirit that I have watched these affairs.