Noun Definition

old maid

1.Definition: a card game using a pack of cards from which one queen has been removed; players match cards and the player holding the unmatched queen at the end of the game is the loser (or `old maid')

Category: General

2.Definition: an elderly unmarried woman

Related Noun(s):spinster

Category: People

3.Definition: any of various plants of the genus Zinnia cultivated for their variously and brightly colored flower heads

Related Noun(s):old maid flower, zinnia

Category: Plants

4.Definition: commonly cultivated Old World woody herb having large pinkish to red flowers

Related Noun(s):catharanthus roseus, red periwinkle, periwinkle, cayenne jasmine, vinca rosea, cape periwinkle, rose periwinkle, madagascar periwinkle

Category: Plants

5.Definition: the loser in a game of old maid

Category: People