Anchorites lived on alms, and were also visited to desire their prayers.
He had fled, silently, in the night, from their anchorites' board.
Where is to be found the best account of anchorites, real and fictitious?
Neither are they grave monks nor anchorites nor pillared saints.
All are celibates, and most of them are cenobites, not anchorites.
The biggest of all the caves must have served as the anchorites church.
These were anchorites, who lived all their days concealed in caves.
The anchorites of the early centuries are no longer to be found in Christendom.
Zarathustra loathes the great city as a hell for anchorites' thoughts.
So anchorites tended to become coenobites; monasticism has begun.