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Synonyms for monastery
ˈmɒn əˌstɛr imonaste·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. monasterynoun

    the residence of a religious community

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. monasterynoun

    Synonyms:
    convent, cloister, abbey, priory, nunnery

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. monasterynoun

    Synonyms:
    abbey, priory, cloister, convent, hospice

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "monastery":

    deir, dir, convent, temple, cloister, dier, der, monastic, deere

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How to use monastery in a sentence?

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Even in a remote monastery, you may still be remote from the truth! To find the truth, all you need is a sound way of thinking.

  2. Shi Yongxin:

    If China can import Disney resorts, why can't other countries import the Shaolin Monastery? cultural promotion is a very dignified undertaking.

  3. Manda Forster:

    This is pretty much exactly when Aebbes monastery was in existence, originally built around A.D. 640, it is said to have burned down shortly after her death but was then rebuilt and thrived until it was destroyed once again by Viking raiders 200 years later.

  4. Arnulf of Milan:

    captured the city of Vercelli, besieged Novara, invaded Como, and destroyed many other places opposed to him. In the end [1014-15], worn down by labor and sickness and deprived of his kingdom, he was content with the monastery named Fruttuaria alone. There, after the regalia had been placed upon the altar and he had donned the habit of a pauper, he fell asleep in his own time

  5. Manda Forster:

    And it makes sense that the later Benedictine monastery was built on the site of its Anglo-Saxon predecessor.

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