- Monkly Monk"ly, a. Like, or suitable to, a monk. [R.] [1913 Webster]
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monkly — adjective : of or relating to a monk : monastic many illuminations made by patient monkly hands T.B.Costain … Useful english dictionary
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monastic — adj 1. cenobitic, conventual, communal, monachal, canonical, Eccles. regular, capitular, cloistral, abbatial, monastical, Rare. monkly, (usu. derogatory) monkish; clerical, priestly, ecclesiastical. 2. ascetic, celibate, disciplined, self… … A Note on the Style of the synonym finder
Monck — /mungk/, n. 1. Sir Charles Stanley, (4th Viscount Monck, 1st Baron Monck), 1819 94, British colonial administrator, born in Ireland: governor general of Canada 1861 68. 2. Also, Monk. George, (1st Duke of Albermarle and Earl of Torrington), 1608… … Useful english dictionary