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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Befitting a religious male living in a cloister.

Usage examples (32)
  • Adjective : a monkish manner
  • Some of the more learned men were kind of monkish, not sharing the values of the culture as a whole.
  • Long while in monkish cowl & amis clad
  • Then he confesses he has 'monkish' tendencies - hence his choice of hotel today. for more
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