Synonyms for monk
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- 1. monk, monastic, religious
- usage: a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
- 2. Monk, Thelonious Monk, Thelonious Sphere Monk
- usage: United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)
See also: monk (Dictionary)