Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

maiden

2 adjective
     
maiden2
1

maiden flight/voyage

TT the first journey that a plane or ship makes
2

maiden speech

British EnglishPGP the first speech that someone makes in parliament

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary