Abbot - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈæbət|  American pronunciation of the word abbot
Brit.  |ˈæbət|  British pronunciation of the word abbot

noun

- the superior of an abbey of monks (syn: archimandrite)

Examples

...the crypt under the abbey church contains the sarcophagus of the monastery's founding abbot...

the junction of Abbot Road and Mill Street

Word forms

noun
singular: abbot
plural: abbots
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