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old maid

old maid

 
pronunciation:
old meId
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an old unmarried woman; spinster (usu. used disparagingly).
definition 2: someone who is prim, prudish, or fussy.
definition 3: a card game in which all the cards except one can be matched in pairs, the loser being the player left holding the odd card.
derivation: old-maidish (adj.)