A unmarried woman
, usually a young woman who may or may not have had sexual relations. Another word for "virgin" before "virgin" was imported by the French-speaking Norman
In olden days, portrayed as a sweet, innocent, fawn-eyed girl who is naïve about sex.
"Girl" and "maiden" were once gender-neutral words that refered to a young person of either sex.
The unfortunate maiden became prey for the dragon
1) A young lady
, especially an unmarried one.
2) Short for iron maiden
. A Mideval torture
device used in Germany
. Basically, it was a coffin. The head and body of a maiden were sculpted into it to give the machine more dignity
. The insides of the doors were lined with spike
s, which would pierce the victim, although not fatally, so that he/she would die a slow, painful death.
Women, and especially attractive maidens, were given much grief in times past. Men would look for any excuse to torment them.
The term 'Maiden' is a portmanteau
of the X Factor
finalist Aiden Grimshaw's and X Factor winner Matt Cardle's first names. It is used to describe their bromance
that came to be through the X Factor 2010.
Girl 1:Did you see the song Matt wrote for Aiden?
Girl 2: Yeah! Cutest. Thing. Ever. I love Maiden! <3
1) A young female virgin.
2) Short for Iron maiden
"I like maidens!"
"Titanic sunk on its maiden"
an attractive, usually innocent young girl
who may or may not have ever engaged in sexual intercourse. Ofter used when referring to olden times.
Yonder maiden beckons!
Interjection used primarily among fans of Metal
in response to something hardcore or extreme. To be uttered in a low, gruff tone while throwing the horns
An homage to one of the most Maiden bands of all time; Iron Maiden
"Holy shit dude, did you just see that old lady get hit by a cement mixer?"