Cricket. an over in which no runs are made.
- Also called maiden.
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How to use maiden over in a sentence
Just as the priest was about to push the maiden over the rocks into the roaring sea, Tokoyo sprang up and held the maiden's arm.Myths & Legends of Japan | F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis
British Dictionary definitions for maiden over
cricket an over in which no runs are scored
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