Synonyms of 'abbey'
monasteryDictionary, convent, priory
a memorial service at Westminster Abbey
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A convent is a building in which a community of nuns live.
She entered a Carmelite convent at the age of 21.
A monastery is a building or collection of buildings in which monks live.
He spent a year in a Buddhist monastery.
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Thesaurus for abbey from the Collins English Thesaurus
An abbey is a church with buildings attached to it in which monks or nuns live or used to live.