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See definition of friary on Dictionary.com
  • as inabbey
  • as incloister
  • as inmonastery

synonyms for friary

  • nunnery
  • cloister
  • convent
  • ministry
  • monastery
  • priory
  • temple
  • nunnery
  • abbey
  • cell
  • convent
  • hermitage
  • house
  • lamasery
  • monastery
  • order
  • priory
  • retreat
  • sanctuary
  • chapter house
  • priorate
  • religious community
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How to use friary in a sentence

A search was then instituted through the friary and its grounds, and finally the Huguenots succeeded in discovering the body.
SAINT BONAVENTUREREV. FR. LAURENCE COSTELLOE, O.F.M.
At a short distance west, a residence occupying part of the site, are remains of a Carmelite friary, founded here in 1240.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, PART 1, SLICE 1VARIOUS
It occurred in the chief house of the Friary, then a district declining fast in respectability.
OLD AND NEW LONDONWALTER THORNBURY
No; he stayed just as humble and retiring as he was in the days when he used to wash dishes in the mountain friary.
STORIES OF THE SAINTS BY CANDLE-LIGHTVERA C. BARCLAY
Huts of mud and timber, as mean as the huts around them, rose within the rough fence and ditch that bounded the Friary.
HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLE, VOLUME II (OF 8)JOHN RICHARD GREEN
He built the two houses, the friary for the lay brethren and the monastery for the monks.
HUGH, BISHOP OF LINCOLNCHARLES L. MARSON
They were standing at the gate of the Friary by this time; but Mr. Drummond still lingered.
NOT LIKE OTHER GIRLSROSA N. CAREY
During his ministry, the friary at Oxford was greatly enlarged.
THE GREY FRIARS IN OXFORDANDREW G. LITTLE
On the other hand it must be remembered that a friary produced its own books.
THE GREY FRIARS IN OXFORDANDREW G. LITTLE
Whether the island lay to the south or west of the Friary is not certain.
THE GREY FRIARS IN OXFORDANDREW G. LITTLE
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WORDS RELATED TO FRIARY

  • cloister
  • convent
  • friary
  • ministry
  • monastery
  • nunnery
  • priory
  • temple
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