Definition of Monkhoods
1. monkhood [n] - See also: monkhood
Lexicographical Neighbors of Monkhoods
Literary usage of Monkhoods
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1882)
"For so it is, that of all the priesthoods or monkhoods throughout the world, none has been so persistently faithful to the ideal proposed by its founder as ..."
2. Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry by John Bell (1790)
"... From thee the Muse the grosser a<5ls must hide, Nor the dark cloister's mystic rites display, Whence num'rous brawny monkhoods waste away, ..."