Definition of old maid noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


old maid

BrE BrE//ˌəʊld ˈmeɪd//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊld ˈmeɪd//
(old-fashioned, disapproving) Old age
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a woman who has never married and is now no longer young See related entries: Old age
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: old maid