Definition of maidenlike in US English:

maidenlike

adjective

  • See maiden

    • ‘Erial's response was to merely blush with maiden-like pleasure and embarrassment, which was also noticed with a subdued form of glee by onlookers.’
    • ‘The Lady Libussa deported herself in a very maiden-like manner on hearing this address, and covered her face with a veil that she might conceal the gentle blush that gave a deeper colour to her cheek.’

Pronunciation

maidenlike

/-ˌlīk/