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See definition of maidens on Dictionary.com
  • as inlass
  • as inold maid
  • as invirgin
  • as inwench

synonyms for maidens

  • colleen
  • maid
  • maiden
  • damsel
  • female
  • girl
  • lassie
  • miss
  • missy
  • bachelor girl
  • fuddy-duddy
  • goody-goody
  • lone woman
  • maiden
  • prig
  • prude
  • single woman
  • spinster
  • unmarried woman
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How to use maidens in a sentence

They joined in bands of youths and maidens and whirled down the Avenue in Bacchic madness.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
He was long gone thence to the bower where Elfrida sat with her maidens preparing for the morrow.
A PRINCE OF CORNWALLCHARLES W. WHISTLER
A triumphal arch had been erected in the street, on which stood a number of gaily dressed maidens.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
And he was a dancer among dancers, so that the maidens dreamt of him, and some of them even thought of him when waking.
RUDY AND BABETTEHANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
The latter had addressed her with the soft voice that maidens love; the former was ignorant of such love artifice.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
Those forming it were, as it appeared, chiefly her maidens and attendants and a file of soldiers—her guards.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
As it was, he was compelled to own that he had never seen two more fascinating maidens—save—save, of course, Maud Kingsford.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
Nor did I know that he could not earlier have received you, or I would have sent my maidens to you with refreshment.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
There was the same big, hospitable door, but it would not open to-day to let out two merry little maidens.
THE STORY OF THE BIG FRONT DOORMARY FINLEY LEONARD
Having quitted Britain, St. Ursula and her train of 11,000 maidens underwent various vicissitudes.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
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