toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in Oryx and Crake

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
a male member of a religious order typically living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience
  • Monks in desert hideaways, far from contagion; mountain goatherders who'd never mixed with the valley people; lost tribes in the jungles.
    p. 222.4

There are no more uses of "monk" in Oryx and Crake.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®Wikipedia ArticleWikipedia ArticlePictures — Google Images®