Definition of maidenish in English:

maidenish

adjective

  • See maiden

    • ‘"Pooh! pooh!"cries the squire; "all stuff and nonsense; all maidenish tricks."’
    • ‘This Maurice was a man much distinguished for his honor and courage, of an almost maidenish modesty, true to his word, and firm in his resolution.’

Pronunciation

maidenish

/ˈmeɪd(ə)nɪʃ/