Synonyms for (noun) monastic

Synonyms: monastic, monk

Definition: a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work

Similar words: religious

Definition: a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience

Synonyms for (adjective) monastic

Synonyms: monastic, monastical, cloistered, cloistral, conventual

Definition: of communal life sequestered from the world under religious vows

Similar words: unworldly

Definition: not concerned with the temporal world or swayed by mundane considerations

Usage: was unworldly and did not greatly miss worldly rewards- Sheldon Cheney