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(Canadian) A native or inhabitant of Nova Scotia.
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  1. (Canadian) A native or inhabitant of Nova Scotia.
  2. A puritanical person:
  3. A puritanical person who tries to impose a strict moral code on others
Used as a courtesy title for a married or widowed woman before the surname or full name of her husband:
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  1. Used as a courtesy title for a married or widowed woman before the surname or full name of her husband:
  2. Used in informal titles for a married woman to indicate the epitomizing of an attribute or activity:
(Person, proper) Conventional social disapproval, prudishness, narrow-mindedness, etc.
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  1. (Person, proper) Conventional social disapproval, prudishness, narrow-mindedness, etc.
One who is excessively concerned with being or appearing to be proper, modest, or righteous.
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  1. One who is excessively concerned with being or appearing to be proper, modest, or righteous.
  2. A person who is overly modest or proper in behavior, dress, or speech, esp. in a way that annoys others
Any member of a Protestant group in England and the American colonies that in the 16th and 17th cent. wanted to make the Church of England simpler in its services and stricter about morals
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  1. Any member of a Protestant group in England and the American colonies that in the 16th and 17th cent. wanted to make the Church of England simpler in its services and stricter about morals
  2. A member of a group of English Protestants who in the 1500s and 1600s advocated strict religious discipline along with simplification of the ceremonies and creeds of the Church of England.
  3. A person who is very strict or austere in religious practice or moral outlook, especially someone who regards pleasure or luxury as sinful.
A person of the time of Queen Victoria
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  1. A person of the time of Queen Victoria
  2. A person belonging to or exhibiting characteristics typical of the Victorian period.
Find another word for old-maid. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for old-maid, like: bachelor girl, fuddy-duddy, goody-goody, lone woman; fussbudget, maiden, prig, prude, single woman, spinster, unmarried woman and bluenose.