AskDefine | Define matronly

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matronly adj : befitting or characteristic of a fully mature woman; "her matronly figure"

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Adjective

  1. In the way of a matron.
    The matronly woman cared for the sick orphan.

Adverb

  1. In the way of a matron.

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