Noun(1) a religious residence especially for nuns(2) a community of people in a religious order (especially nuns
(1) This building - a convent in a former life - was plain, but just like the gardens, well cared-for.(2) Just before the French Revolution, she enters a Carmelite convent to hide from the world.(3) the long windy path behind the convent(4) On her pilgrimage to see the pope before entering the convent , she had come across a number of mediocre clerics and thereafter dedicated herself to praying for their improvement.(5) She dies soon after, and Sandy, consumed by guilt, enters a convent .(6) Maria entered the convent at the age of eighteen(7) Kate's daughter, Elise, a gifted pianist, enters the convent at 18.(8) Give to a convent or monastery that's doing what it's called to do.(9) The building, which was once a convent , was in much disrepair.(10) The new application sought permission to convert and refurbish the convent and erect two buildings on the site.(11) In interviews with the Italian press, she said she would remain single, return to America and enter a convent , hoping to be reunited with him in the afterlife.(12) Once she entered the convent , ThÔö£┬«rÔö£┬┐se wrote poems, plays (in which she also acted), and her famous memoirs.(13) The works will entail the conversion and refurbishment of the existing convent and the addition of two buildings.(14) The whole convent got together for prayer and worship in the sanctuary, ate all their meals together, and participated in community service.(15) Judging it ├ö├ç├┐too decorous ├ö├ç├û, she put on her own production at her convent school .(16) Instead of sending her to a convent school he decided that she should be taught at home, and she received the sort of education that was more typical for boys.
1. nunnery ::
2. monastery ::
3. priory ::
4. abbey ::
5. cloister ::
6. religious community ::
Different Formsconvent, convents
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