Definition of old-maidery in English:

old-maidery

noun

  • = old-maidishness.

Origin

Early 19th century. From old maid + -ery. Compare old-maidism, old-maidship, old-maidenship, old-maidenism.

Pronunciation

old-maidery

/ˌəʊl(d)ˈmeɪd(ə)ri/