monk monk  /ˈməŋk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
  2. (n) United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)

Usage(s):

  1. Sculptor Eugene Romeo will reduce the Franciscan hat to a skullcap, take the fullness out of the robe, remove the monk's cowl, incise a flat cincture about the waist.
  2. A young monk sits in a small wooden pavilion, dressed in his best saffron robes.
  3. The monk rushes up to meet him, and bows low.

News

  1. Live chat at 3! Craft beer with Greg Richardson the Strategic Monk

    Greg Richardson is a monk and leads craft brewery pilgrimages throughout Southern California. Learn what a craft beer is, what makes it good and more.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Delaware County Daily Times

  2. Craft beer with Greg Richardson, the Strategic Monk: Live chat recap

    Pasadena resident Greg Richardson is known as the Strategic Monk. Once a fierce prosecuting attorney, Richardson now exudes serenity and provides spiritual and leadership coaching, and leads "day of reflection" events. Monks are also traditionally connected to beer and he is no exception.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Daily News

  3. Live chat: Craft beer with Greg Richardson the Strategic Monk

    Greg Richardson is a monk and leads craft brewery pilgrimages throughout Southern California. Learn what a craft beer is, what makes it good and more, starting at 3 p.m. Thursday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The News-Herald

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Quotes

  • "Just the name is scaring me," Philbin says on the phone from New York. "Is there a monk in Moncton?"
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Regis Philbin Source: CTV.ca

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