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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OLD MAID

Most likely, he would have been an old bachelor and Amalia an old maid.

It was all over; that old maid and that aged Cardinal could leave no posterity.

Both the suit and the armada were left in the bay of Biscay, and the queen an old maid.

With eyes like those, said the old maid, one might even see through a door.

That morning, however, it was for Madame Quenu that the old maid had a shock in store.

"Well, that's more than I can tell you," replied the old maid.

The Bondon had already disappeared within the old maid's bag.

"It smells much nicer here than at your aunt's," said the old maid.

The old maid, however, poked her nose over the dishes on the counter.

The old maid shook her gray head, looking very pale and tired.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR OLD MAID

bachelor girl

noununmarried woman
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