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1. monk

noun. ['ˈmʌŋk'] a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work.

Synonyms

  • monastic
  • Trappist
  • Brother
  • Carthusian
  • Cistercian

Antonyms

  • eremite
  • cenobite
  • impious
  • irreligious

Etymology

  • munuc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • monachus (Latin)

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2. Monk

noun. United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982).

Synonyms

  • Thelonious Sphere Monk
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