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Remitting

Synonyms:

giving, abating, absolution, absolve, acquittal, authorise, authorize, avoid, bear, behave.
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Correct spelling:
maiden
Definition:
Never having been married; not having had sexual intercourse; virgin; - said usually of the woman, but sometimes of the man; as, a maiden aunt.

Synonyms:

adjective
beginning
aboriginal, alpha, baby, beginning, budding, early, embryonic, emerging, fetal, first, foremost, formative, genesis, germinal, hatching, inaugural, incipient, infant, infantile, initial, introductory, nascent, new, newborn, original, precursory, preliminary, preparatory, primal, primeval, primordial, sprouting, starting, Dawned, Commencing.
celibate
abstemious, abstinent, alone, ascetic, asexual, bachelor, celibate, chaste, intact, lone, monastic, monkish, old maid, pure, single, solitary, unmarried, unplowed, unwed, virginal, spinsterish, virgin.
earliest
beginning, first, fresh, inaugural, initial, initiatory, intact, introductory, new, original, pioneer, primary, prime, untapped, untried, unused, unbroached.
noun
celibate
hermit, monk, spinster.
loose woman
wench.
maiden
first, inaugural, initiative, initiatory, maid, maiden over, opening.
person
maid, maiden.
punishment device
ax, birch rod, block, cane, captivity, cowhide, electric chair, gallows, gas chamber, gibbet, guillotine, iron, jail, lash, noose, pillory, prison, rack, rawhide, rod, rope, scaffold, solitary confinement, stake, stocks, strap, switch, thong, thumbscrew, torture chamber, truncheon, whip, whipping post, bull whip.
wench
bimbo, doxy, strumpet, Doxies, bimbos.
Examples of usage:
  1. I'll come as your grandfather, or your maiden aunt." – Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter by Lawrence L. Lynch
  2. Her maiden name was Magennis. – The Life Story of an Old Rebel by John Denvir
  3. And the little maiden started out in the world alone. – Mother Stories by Maud Lindsay
  4. " We have no time to lose, maiden," said Philip: " but tell me your name, that I may address you as I ought." – The Phantom Ship by Captain Frederick Marryat
  5. My head and my heart are at your service, but Carinus has commanded my hands to bring this maiden before him. – A Christian But a Roman by Mór Jókai

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