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monastic

Synonyms of monastic in English:

adjective

  • 1 a monastic community
    cloistered, conventual, cloistral, claustral, canonical, monastical
  • 2 he was a shy man and led a rather monastic existence
    austere, ascetic, simple, solitary, monkish, celibate, quiet, cloistered, sequestered, secluded, reclusive, withdrawn, hermit-like, eremitic, anchoritic, hermitic, contemplative, meditative
    [Antonyms] sybaritic
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