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ˈkɒn vɛnt, -vəntcon·vent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conventnoun

    a religious residence especially for nuns

  2. conventnoun

    a community of people in a religious order (especially nuns) living together

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conventnoun

    monastery, cloister, abbey, priory, nunnery

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. conventnoun

    nunnery, monastery, cloister, abbey, priory

    Associated words:
    conventual, conventical, monastic

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "convent":

    nunnery, abbey, cloister, monastery, nun

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  1. Dorothy Parker:

    I went to a convent in New York and was fired finally for my insistence that the Immaculate Conception was spontaneous combustion.

  2. Amnesty International:

    When I look back at that visit and see now how it has been remembered, I think about myself at age 13. I was going to Catholic school, I was an altar boy, the youth group I went to took place in a convent. Everything I did, my whole life, the Church was at the center of it, and I think about how Pope John Paul II said Pope John Paul II loved me -- well, Pope John Paul II didn't.

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