Student Dictionary

One entry found for spinster.
Main Entry: spin·ster
Pronunciation: primarystressspin(t)-stschwar
Function: noun
1 : a woman whose occupation is to spin
2 : an unmarried woman past the usual age for marrying
- spin·ster·hood /-secondarystresshudotd/ noun
- spin·ster·ish /-st(schwa-)rish/ adjective
- spin·ster·ly adverb

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