celibate: Associated Words
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  • lifelong
    • adjective satellite continuing through life
      womb-to-tomb.
      • a lifelong friend
      • from lifelong habit
      • his lifelong study of Greek art

  • monkhood
    The character or condition of a monk. Atterbury.
  • remain
    • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
      rest; stay.
      • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
      • rest assured
      • stay alone
      • He remained unmoved by her tears
      • The bad weather continued for another week
    • verb continue in a place, position, or situation
      continue; stay on; stay.
      • After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser
      • Stay with me, please
      • despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year
      • She continued as deputy mayor for another year

  • renouncer
    One who renounces.
  • compulsorily
    • adverb in a manner that cannot be evaded
      mandatorily; obligatorily.
      • the ministry considers that contributions to such a fund should be met from voluntary donations rather than from rates compulsorily levied.

  • studentship
    • noun the position of student

  • vowed
    • noun a solemn pledge (to oneself or to another or to a deity) to do something or to behave in a certain manner
      • they took vows of poverty
    • verb make a vow; promise
      • He vowed never to drink alcohol again

  • monastics
    • noun a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
      monk.
    • adjective satellite of communal life sequestered from the world under religious vows
      cloistral; monastical; cloistered; conventual.

  • supposedly
    • adverb believed or reputed to be the case
      purportedly.

  • ascetics
    • noun someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline
      abstainer.
    • adjective pertaining to or characteristic of an ascetic or the practice of rigorous self-discipline
      ascetical.
      • ascetic practices

  • ascetic
    • noun someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline
      abstainer.
    • adjective pertaining to or characteristic of an ascetic or the practice of rigorous self-discipline
      ascetical.
      • ascetic practices

  • monasticism
    • noun asceticism as a form of religious life; usually conducted in a community under a common rule and characterized by celibacy and poverty and obedience

  • nominally
    • adverb in name only
      • nominally he is the boss

  • priesthood
    • noun the body of ordained religious practitioners

  • avowedly
    • adverb by open declaration
      professedly.
      • their policy has been avowedly Marxist
      • Susan Smith was professedly guilty of the murders
    • adverb as acknowledged
      admittedly; true; confessedly.
      • true, she is the smartest in her class

  • clerics
    • noun a clergyman or other person in religious orders
      divine; ecclesiastic; churchman.

  • remained
    • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
      rest; stay.
      • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
      • rest assured
      • stay alone
      • He remained unmoved by her tears
      • The bad weather continued for another week
    • verb continue in a place, position, or situation
      continue; stay on; stay.
      • After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser
      • Stay with me, please
      • despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year
      • She continued as deputy mayor for another year

  • shakers
    • noun a person who wields power and influence
      mover and shaker.
      • a shaker of traditional beliefs
      • movers and shakers in the business world
    • noun a member of Christian group practicing celibacy and communal living and common possession of property and separation from the world

  • cloistered
    • adjective satellite of communal life sequestered from the world under religious vows
      cloistral; monastical; monastic; conventual.
    • verb surround with a cloister, as of a garden
      cloister.

  • simpleton
    • noun a person lacking intelligence or common sense
      simple.

  • remaining
    • adjective satellite not used up
      left over; unexpended; leftover; odd; left.
      • leftover meatloaf
      • she had a little money left over so she went to a movie
      • some odd dollars left
      • saved the remaining sandwiches for supper
      • unexpended provisions
    • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
      remain; rest; stay.
      • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
      • rest assured
      • stay alone
      • He remained unmoved by her tears
      • The bad weather continued for another week

  • lifestyle
    • noun a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes
      life-style; life style; modus vivendi.

  • involuntarily
    • adverb against your will
      • he was involuntarily held against his will

  • cleric
    • noun a clergyman or other person in religious orders
      divine; ecclesiastic; churchman.

  • consecrated
    • adjective solemnly dedicated to or set apart for a high purpose
      dedicated; consecrate.
      • a life consecrated to science
      • the consecrated chapel
      • a chapel dedicated to the dead of World War II
    • verb appoint to a clerical posts
      ordinate; consecrate; ordain; order.
      • he was ordained in the Church

  • monks
    • noun a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
      monastic.
    • noun United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)
      Thelonious Sphere Monk; Thelonious Monk.

  • strictly
    • adverb restricted to something
      purely.
      • we talked strictly business
    • adverb in a stringent manner
      stringently.
      • the laws are stringently enforced
      • stringently controlled

  • clergy
    • noun in Christianity, clergymen collectively (as distinguished from the laity)

  • chaste
    • adjective morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse)
      • a holy woman innocent and chaste
    • adjective satellite pure and simple in design or style
      • a chaste border of conventionalized flowers

  • chastity
    • noun abstaining from sexual relations (as because of religious vows)
      sexual abstention; celibacy.
    • noun morality with respect to sexual relations
      sexual morality; virtue.

  • eternally
    • adverb for a limitless time
      everlastingly; forever; evermore.
      • no one can live forever
      • brightly beams our Father's mercy from his lighthouse evermore"- P.P.Bliss

  • priestesses
    • noun a woman priest

  • professedly
    • adverb with pretense or intention to deceive
      • is only professedly poor
    • adverb by open declaration
      avowedly.
      • their policy has been avowedly Marxist
      • Susan Smith was professedly guilty of the murders

  • widowhood
    • noun the time of a woman's life when she is a widow
    • noun the state of being a widow who has not remarried

  • avowed
    • adjective satellite openly declared as such
      professed.
      • an avowed enemy
      • her professed love of everything about that country
      • McKinley was assassinated by a professed anarchist
    • verb to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
      avow; affirm; verify; swan; assert; swear; aver.
      • Before God I swear I am innocent

  • saintly
    • adjective satellite marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint
      angelic; sainted; beatific; saintlike; angelical.
      • angelic beneficence
      • a beatific smile
      • a saintly concern for his fellow men
      • my sainted mother

  • asceticism
    • noun the doctrine that through renunciation of worldly pleasures it is possible to achieve a high spiritual or intellectual state
    • noun the trait of great self-denial (especially refraining from worldly pleasures)
      nonindulgence; austerity.

  • voluntarily
    • adverb out of your own free will
      • he voluntarily submitted to the fingerprinting

  • monk
    • noun a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
      monastic.
    • noun United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)
      Thelonious Sphere Monk; Thelonious Monk.

  • stay
    • noun continuing or remaining in a place or state
      • they had a nice stay in Paris
      • a lengthy hospital stay
      • a four-month stay in bankruptcy court
    • noun the state of inactivity following an interruption
      halt; stoppage; stop; hitch; arrest; check.
      • the negotiations were in arrest
      • held them in check
      • during the halt he got some lunch
      • the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow
      • he spent the entire stop in his seat

  • singleness
    • noun without hypocrisy
      straightforwardness.
      • the singleness of his motives could not be questioned
    • noun the quality of concentrating on one central objective
      • his singleness of purpose

  • ostensibly
    • adverb from appearances alone
      on the face of it; apparently; seemingly.
      • irrigation often produces bumper crops from apparently desert land
      • the child is seemingly healthy but the doctor is concerned
      • had been ostensibly frank as to his purpose while really concealing it"-Thomas Hardy
      • on the face of it the problem seems minor

  • priests
    • noun a clergyman in Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites; one of the Holy Orders
    • noun a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies in a non-Christian religion
      non-Christian priest.

  • staying
    • noun continuing or remaining in a place or state
      • they had a nice stay in Paris
      • a lengthy hospital stay
      • a four-month stay in bankruptcy court
    • noun the state of inactivity following an interruption
      halt; stoppage; stop; hitch; arrest; check.
      • the negotiations were in arrest
      • held them in check
      • during the halt he got some lunch
      • the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow
      • he spent the entire stop in his seat

  • monastic
    • noun a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
      monk.
    • adjective satellite of communal life sequestered from the world under religious vows
      cloistral; monastical; cloistered; conventual.

  • male
    • noun an animal that produces gametes (spermatozoa) that can fertilize female gametes (ova)
    • noun a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
      male person.

  • homosexuals
    • noun someone who practices homosexuality; having a sexual attraction to persons of the same sex
      homo; homophile; gay.
    • adjective sexually attracted to members of your own sex

  • permanently
    • adverb for a long time without essential change
      for good.
      • he is permanently disabled

  • clericalism
    • noun a policy of supporting the influence and power of the clergy in secular or political matters

  • stayed
    • noun continuing or remaining in a place or state
      • they had a nice stay in Paris
      • a lengthy hospital stay
      • a four-month stay in bankruptcy court
    • noun the state of inactivity following an interruption
      halt; stoppage; stop; hitch; arrest; check.
      • the negotiations were in arrest
      • held them in check
      • during the halt he got some lunch
      • the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow
      • he spent the entire stop in his seat

  • recluses
    • noun one who lives in solitude
      solitary; troglodyte; solitudinarian; hermit.
    • adjective satellite withdrawn from society; seeking solitude
      reclusive; withdrawn.
      • lived an unsocial reclusive life

  • sexually
    • adverb with respect to sexuality
      • sexually ambiguous
    • adverb by sexual means
      • reproduce sexually

  • vocations
    • noun the particular occupation for which you are trained
      career; calling.
    • noun a body of people doing the same kind of work
      occupational group.

  • live
    • verb inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of
      dwell; inhabit; populate.
      • People lived in Africa millions of years ago
      • The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted
      • this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean
      • deer are populating the woods
    • verb lead a certain kind of life; live in a certain style
      • we had to live frugally after the war

  • priest
    • noun a clergyman in Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites; one of the Holy Orders
    • noun a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies in a non-Christian religion
      non-Christian priest.

  • totally
    • adverb to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly')
      all; whole; wholly; completely; altogether; entirely.
      • he was wholly convinced
      • entirely satisfied with the meal
      • it was completely different from what we expected
      • was completely at fault
      • a totally new situation
      • the directions were all wrong
      • it was not altogether her fault
      • an altogether new approach
      • a whole new idea

  • mendicants
    • noun a male member of a religious order that originally relied solely on alms
      friar.
    • noun a pauper who lives by begging
      beggar.

  • lamas
    • noun a Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism
    • noun llamas
      genus Lama.

  • perpetually
    • adverb everlastingly; for all time
      • rays...streaming perpetually from the sun"- Stuart Chase
    • adverb without interruption
      incessantly; always; forever; constantly.
      • the world is constantly changing

  • vocation
    • noun the particular occupation for which you are trained
      career; calling.
    • noun a body of people doing the same kind of work
      occupational group.



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