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Monastic

Pronunciation of Monastic
/mənˈastɪk/, /mənˈastɪk/, /m_ə_n_ˈa_s_t_ɪ_k/

Antonyms for monastic:

worldly.

Synonyms for monastic:

Sense 1

outdoorsy, rootless, sedentary, nomadic, gracious, societal, bohemian, back-to-nature.

Sense 2

socially, new age, living, suburban, enclosed, clerical.

Sense 3

settled, private.

Sense 4

inactive.

Sense 5

social.

Sense 8

fast.

Other synonyms and related words:

monk, gracious, fast, settled, cloistral, rootless, private, suburban, cloistered, back-to-nature, sequestered, clerical, new age, social, monastical, conventual, enclosed, secluded, unworldly, reclusive.

ascetic (adjective)

lenten, franciscan, abstinent, celibate, ascetic, abstemious, parsimonious, teetotaling, dry, hermit-like, severe, austere, repentant, miserly, penitential, trappist, stoic, spartan, stark.

celibate (adjective)

old maid, pure, maiden, alone, lone, asexual, bachelor, monkish, virginal, spinsterish, abstemious, unplowed, unwed, abstinent, intact, single, ascetic, solitary, unmarried, celibate, chaste.

with communal life (adjective)

solitary, reclusive, ascetic, monkish, austere, celibate, secluded.

Sense 1 (noun)

gracious, inactive, living, fast, enclosed, new age, bohemian, back-to-nature.

monastic (noun)

monastical, unworldly, conventual, monk, cloistral, cloistered.

person (noun)

monk.

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