- a man who has withdrawn from the world for religious reasons, especially as a member of an order of cenobites living according to a particular rule and under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
- a man who is a member of a monastic order: a Buddhist monk.
- Printing. a dark area on a printed page caused by uneven inking of the plate or type.Compare friar.
man who devotes life to contemplation of god
- This complete protein powder is made from pea, flaxseed, quinoa, pumpkin seed, and chia seed proteins and flavored with ingredients like cacao, coconut milk, and monk fruit.
- Little is known about Westwyk, but Falk re-creates his life through an account of the life events and duties of monks at that time.
- One does not have to be a monk to practice Buddhist ethics, but one must practice self-cultivation and compassion in daily life.
- As the monk Gregor Mendel laid out in his study of pea plants, a particular version of a gene typically has a 50-50 chance of being passed on to the next generation.
- Ancient monks used a beautiful blue chemical in paintings in medieval manuscripts — and scientists finally figured out where it comes from.
- He was one of living symbols of “White Ribbon Revolution” of 2012, always in black, slim, shaved, almost a monk.
- The Austria-based restaurant was first noted by the scholar and monk Albuin, who was a devout follower of Charlemagne.
- Strange is sometimes assisted by Wong, another monk gifted to Dr. Strange by The Ancient One.
- One day, he took a monk with a cleanly shaven head and had him walk around a light bulb to demonstrate this theory.
- Then, he decided to give it all up and become a Buddhist monk.
- Only the day before he died, he had said this to Father Francis, a young Brazilian monk, to whom he was greatly attached.
- "Let me get the man something to eat," said Yung Pak as the monk seated himself upon a mat.
- Ferdinando Ugheli, a Florentine monk, died; distinguished for his learning and his virtues.
- Inside its darkened walls a single monk chanted his monotonous prayer before an altar.
- John Laurence Berti, a learned monk of Tuscany, died; author of about 20 quarto volumes of divinity.