What does monastery mean?

monastery in AZ Dictionary

(n) a residential district of persons, specifically monks, limited by vows to a religious life and frequently surviving in partial or full seclusion.
(n) The dwelling host to these types of a residential area.
(n) Place of residence for members of a religious community (especially monks).

monastery in Community Dictionary

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  • Synonym for "monastery"
    • convent, priory, cloister, abbey, charterhouse
  • Phrases for "monastery"
    • Byzantine monastery, catholic monastery, influential monastery, mountain monastery, monastery built
  • Hyponym for "monastery"
    • charterhouse, friary, lamasery, abbey
  • Hypernym for "monastery"
    • religious residence, cloister
  • Cross Reference for "monastery"
    • monasteries' dissolution acts, mitered monastery, friary, convent, cloister
  • Etymologically Related for "monastery"
    • monastic, monasticism
  • Same Context for "monastery"
    • convent, abbey, cathedral, temple, fortress
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